Bhubaneswar, Aug 24, 2019: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik condoled the death of former Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley who passed away at All India Institute of Medical Science(AIIMS), New Delhi today.
In a condolence message, Mr Patnaik tweeted ‘’Deeply saddened to hear about passing away of former Union Minister Arun Jaitley Ji. He was a distinguished lawyer, parliamentarian and an erudite person. His contribution to governance has been profound. Heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family, friends and followers.’’.
The former Union Minister was admitted to AIIMS on August 9 last and passed away today. State BJP President Basant Panda and Leader of Opposition in Odisha Legislative Assembly Pradipta Naik expressed their profound grief over the death of the former Union Minister. (UNI)