Energy Minister Franklin Khan has died.
According to the Office of the Prime Minister, Dr Keith Rowley is mourning the loss of a patriot and son of the soil.
Mr Khan has been described as a man who dedicated his life to public service.
There was no word on the cause of death from the OPM.
Mr Khan was hospitalised in 2016 and also underwent a medical procedure in 2020.
During his political career, he has held three ministerial positions – Works and Transport, Local Government and Energy.