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Arun Jaitley Dies: Former Finance Minister and Senior BJP Leader Arun Jaitley was Passes Away 24th August

Arun Jaitley Died: Former Finance Minister and BJP Veteran Arun Jaitley was Passes Away 24th August 2019

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Former finance minister Arun Jaitley


Arun Jaitley was an Indian politician and attorney. A member of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Jaitley served as the Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs of the Government of India from 2014 to 2019

BJP stalwart and former finance minister Arun Jaitley died on Saturday at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). He was 66. In a brief statement, the hospital said Jaitley died at 12.07 pm. "It is with profound grief that we inform about the sad demise of Arun Jaitley, former finance minister of the government of India, at 12.07 pm on August 24," the hospital said in a statement.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, BJP President and Home Minister Amit Shah, Congress party's Sonia Gandhi were among a gamut of leaders who expressed their grief and offered condolences to the bereaved family. 


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Arun Jaitley dies at 66, last rites to be held on Sunday

Jaitley was admitted to AIIMS on August 9 and was treated by a multi-disciplinary team of senior doctors. Hospital sources had earlier said he was on life support. 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, and often acted as the chief troubleshooter of the government.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is in the UAE, said Mr Jaitley was a "political giant, towering intellectual and legal luminary."

"Arun Jaitley Ji was a political giant, towering intellectual and legal luminary. He was an articulate leader who made a lasting contribution to India. His passing away is very saddening. Spoke to his wife Sangeeta Ji as well as son Rohan, and expressed condolences. Om Shanti," PM Modi tweeted.



Jaitley did not contest the 2019 Lok Sabha election, because of his ill-health. Earlier in May, Jaitley was admitted to AIIMS for treatment. He had undergone a renal transplant on May 14 last year at AIIMS with Railways Minister Piyush Goyal filling in for him in the finance ministry at that time.


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