K. Prema, 41, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) councillor of the Kasaragod municipality, passed away following pneumonia and serious kidney complications at a hospital in Mangaluru.
Prema, who represented the Kasaba beach ward here, was admitted to a private hospital following high fever. The councillor was later shifted to Mangaluru.
However, her end came on Saturday night after she began to develop serious kidney complications.
Prema is survived by husband Padmanbahan, a fisherman, and two sons.
The body was laid to rest at the community crematorium in the beach locality on Sunday afternoon.