Lakshwadeep’s Administrator, Dineshwar Sharma, died due to severe bleeding due to intra-cerebral haemorrhage in a private hospital here on Friday.

In a statement issued here, MGM Healthcare said Sharma,who had been admitted to the hospital on November 25 for interstitial lung disease and who was on ECMO support, suffered severe bleeding due to haemorrhage and died at 2.40 p.m.

Sharma was a former Director of the Intelligence Bureau and a former interlocutor for Jammu and Kashmir.