Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday condoled the loss of life of the Senior Congress chief Ahmed Patel who died on the age of 71 on Wednesday at a Gurugram hospital.
“Saddened by the demise of senior Congress leader and MP, Shri Ahmed Patel ji. He was a seasoned leader, who made a remarkable contribution to his party and public life. Ahmed Bhai had friends across party lines. My thoughts are with his family and well-wishers in this sad hour,” Defence Minister tweeted.
Saddened by the demise of senior Congress Leader and MP, Shri Ahmed Patel ji. He was a seasoned chief, who made outstanding contribution to his celebration and public life.
Ahmed Bhai had associates throughout celebration strains. My ideas are together with his household and well-wishers on this unhappy hour.
— Rajnath Singh (@rajnathsingh) November 25, 2020
Ahmed Patel was present process therapy after testing constructive for the COVID-19. The veteran politician had been at Medanta Hospital since his well being worsened after a Covid an infection. In a tweet at round four am, his son, Faisal Patel, mentioned that the Rajya Sabha MP from Gujarat died at 3.30 am.
Union Minister Smriti Irani additionally expressed grief and prolonged her condolences to household, followers, and admirers of the late chief.
“Saddened by the passing away of Ahmed Patel ji. I extend my condolences to his family, followers and admirers in this hour of grief. May his soul rest in peace,” she tweeted.
Besides Smriti Irani, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa additionally expressed grief over the loss of life of the senior Congress chief.
“Deeply saddened by the passing away of veteran Congress leader Shri Ahmed Patel Ji. My heartfelt condolences to his family, followers, and tributes to the departed soul. Om Shanti,” said BS Yediyurappa.
Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi expressed sadness over the death of the Congress leader. He said Patel was a strong voice of communal harmony, brotherhood, and human values.
“Demise of distinguished non secular chief Maulana Kalbe Sadiq Sahab is painful, unlucky and an irreparable loss. Maulana Kalbe Sadiq Sahab was a powerful voice of communal concord, brotherhood, human values,” Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi tweeted.