New Delhi, Jul 21 : Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla condoled the passing away of Lok Sabha MP Ram Chandra Paswan and former president of Delhi BJP Mange Ram Garg on Sunday.
''The sudden demise of Lok Sabha MP Ramchandra Paswan ji from the Lok Janshakti Party(LJP) caused a lot of sorrow,'' Birla said on microblogging site Twitter.Paswan was senior LJP leader and sitting Lok Sabha MP from Samastipur, Bihar.He was 57 and died after a prolonged illness at Ram Manohar Lohia hospital here. Birla also condoled the passing away of former president and senior leader of Delhi BJP Mange Ram Garg and tweeted, ''the news of his death is heartbreaking...I express my condolences to the bereaved family and pray to God for the peace of the departed soul.''
Garg died after a prolonged illness. He had been keeping unwell since a long time and was admitted to Balaji Hospital in Paschim Vihar, four days ago. (UNI)