Kathmandu :Vice-Chancellor of Madhes Institute of Health Sciences (MIHS), Dr Ram Kewal Shah, passed away this morning.

He was 69. Suffering from lung cancer for the past two months, Shah died in course of treatment in New Delhi, according to family source.

He was undergoing treatment in New Delhi since one week. Shah was neuro-orthopedic specialist. Madhes Province had appointed Shah to the post of Vice-Chancellor of MIHS on January 31, 2021.