Rajasthan authorities has introduced a one-day mourning throughout which authorities places of work might be closed and the nationwide flag will fly at half-mast
Jaipur: Veteran Congress chief and former Rajasthan chief minister Jagannath Pahadia has died as a consequence of COVID-19 on the age of 89.
The chief minister of Rajasthan in 1980-81 and likewise a former governor of Haryana and Bihar, Pahadia died on Wednesday.
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot mentioned he was very shocked by the demise. “Pahadia left us because of COVID. I am very shocked by his demise. He had a lot of affection for me right from the beginning,” Gehlot tweeted.
He mentioned Pahadia’s demise is a private loss for him.
The state authorities has introduced a one-day mourning on Thursday throughout which authorities places of work might be closed and the nationwide flag will fly at half-mast.
A cupboard assembly will even be held at 12 midday on Thursday to pay condolences to Pahadia, whose funeral might be held with state honour the identical day.