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Jaitley condoles death of economist Subir Gokarn
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Jaitley condoles death of economist Subir Gokarn

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New Delhi, Jul 31: Senior BJP leader and former Union Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday condoled the death of eminent economist and former RBI deputy governor Subir Gokarn."Saddened to know about the demise of eminent economist and former RBI deputy governor Subir Gokarn," tweeted Mr Jaitley.

"Subir was a sound Economist and he excelled even in his current assignment as ED at the IMF. My thoughts are with the bereaved family. Om Shanti," wrote the former Finance Minister.Gokarn passed away on July 30 in the US after a brief illness.Dr Gokarn has had an illustrious career. He had joined the IMF Executive Board as ED (India) in December 2015 and was to complete his term in October this year. UNI