Prime Minister Modi aforesaid that he had lost a valued friend Arun Jaitley and sent his condolences to Arun Jaitley’s better half and son.
New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP president Amit Shah, and several other Opposition leaders offered wealthy tributes to former minister of finance Arun Jaitley on Saturday. Jaitley, 66, passed on to the great beyond at AIIMS here once prolonged sickness and is survived by his better half and kids. Party leaders from across the political spectrum, offered their condolences and acknowledged his wealthy contribution to the state.
“With the end of Arun Jaitley JI, I actually have lost a valued friend, whom I even have had the honour of knowing for many years. His insight on problems and nuanced understanding of matters had only a few parallels. He lived well, Going away from US all with uncounted happy reminiscences. we’ll miss him!” the Prime Minister aforesaid.
Arun Jaitley:Paying tributes to the departed leader, President Kovind aforesaid, “A good professional, a seasoned parliamentarian, and a distinguished minister, he contributed vastly to nation building”.
Vice-president Venkaiah Naidu aforesaid that Jaitley’s death was an “irreparable loss” to the state and a “personal loss” to him. BJP chief and residential Minister Amit Shah condoled the death of Jaitley, expressing he has left AN unerasable mark in implementing the Prime Minister’s vision for the welfare of poor and inserting India In the the list of world’s quickest economy.
Arun Jaitley:BJP’s operating president J.P. Nadda recalled Jaitley’s fiery speeches in Parliament and aforesaid that the senior leader’s smiling face as he treated powerful things can continually stay with the partymen. “His beliefs can continually be our guide. The end of Arun Jaitley has created a vacuum in Indian politics which might ne’er be stuffed,” aforesaid Mr Nadda.
Even Opposition came out for praise for Jaitley, with Congress chief Sonia Gandhi Expressing his contributions to public life Is going to be remembered forever. Gandhi expressed deep pain and distress at the demise of Jaitley. Condoling his death, she aforesaid Jaitley had an extended innings as a influential person, parliamentarian and minister and his contributions to public life can forever be remembered. Former President Pranab Mukherjee aforesaid that he had visited him a day back and had prayed for his speedy recovery. “He was a frontrunner with deep intellect and data, and a voice of reason. He is going to be dearly incomprehensible . My prayers together with his family, friends and admirers,” he said.
In his acknowledgment message, Advani aforesaid that Jaitley was known and revered for his “sharp, analytical mind and everybody inside the BJP regularly trustworthy him for locating solutions to conjusted issues.”
“He was conjointly somebody WHO valued and nurtured his friendly relationship with people across the political spectrum. As an individual, he is going to be remembered as a soft, scholarly and heat hearted person,” he said.
Chief Justice of Republic of India Ranjan Gogoi aforesaid with the end of Arun Jaitley, the country has lost “an eminent senior advocate” and “a tall leader”. “I am privately, deeply saddened by the passing of Arun Jaitley,” the CJI aforesaid.