Former finance minister Arun Jaitley passes away
BJP leader and former finance minister Arun Jaitley died at 12.07 pm on August 24, 2019 Saturday at AIIMS. He was 66.
Jaitley was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on August 9 and was treated by a multi-disciplinary team of senior doctors.
Arun Jaitley, a lawyer by profession, had been a key member of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Cabinet in the BJP government’s first term. He held the finance and defence portfolios of the government.
Jaitley did not contest the 2019 Lok Sabha election, because of his ill-health.
Saturday, 24 August 2019 | PNS
You might also like
- This is no endgame November 13, 2019
- GATE to success November 13, 2019
- Prez Rule in Maharashtra, parties relieved November 13, 2019
- NHAI aiming to complete Kumbh Mela works by June 2020 November 13, 2019
- Pithoragarh By election: Will Priyanka charisma work? November 13, 2019