Punjab cm, sukhbir and majithia mourns
PUNJAB CM, SUKHBIR AND MAJITHIA MOURNS THE DEATH OF V.P.SINGH
Chandigarh November 28:
The Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today deeply mourned the sad demise of former Prime Minister India Mr. V.P.Singh, who passed away in New Delhi after a prolonged illness.
In a condolence message, Mr. Badal said that Mr. V.P. Singh was a great statesman, seasoned politician, nationalist and a great human being. Mr. Badal said that Mr. V.P. Singh's demise is a great lost to the nation in general and Punjab in particular. Mr. Badal recalled Mr. V.P. Singh's great concern for Punjab when the State was going through a tragic face. He took the Punjab problem with utmost gravity and sincerity and treated it with unmatched compassion going out of his way to provide the much-needed healing touch to the bleeding hearts in Punjab .
The Shiromani Akali Dal President and Member Parliament Mr. Sukhbir Singh Badal also conveyed his heartfelt condolences and sympathies to the member of the bereaved family. Describing Mr. V.P. Singh as one of the greatest champion of the poor and downtrodden in post independence history of our country, he said that Mr. V.P. Singh's services towards the uplift of the lower strata of the society would be ever remembered by one and all. Mr. Badal also paid glowing tributes to Mr. V.P. Singh's commitment to politics of integrity and honesty.
Meanwhile, the Information & Public Relations Minister Mr. Bikram Singh Majithia also condoled the sad demise of Mr. V.P. Singh and prayed to the Almighty to give strength and courage to all his nears and dears to bear this irreparable loss and grant peace to the departed soul.