Extremely Saddened by Munde's Death: Modi

Gopinath Munde

Published: 03rd June 2014 09:58 AM  |   Last Updated: 03rd June 2014 09:58 AM   |  A+A-


NEW DELHI: Gopinath Munde was "a true mass leader", said Prime Minister Narendra Modi who was "extremely saddened and shocked" by the union minister's death.

"My tributes to a dynamic leader whose premature demise leaves a void hard to fill," tweeted Modi.

Munde died in a car accident in Delhi early Tuesday.

Modi said in another tweet: "Gopinath Munde ji was a true mass leader. Hailing from backward sections of society, he rose to great heights & tirelessly served people."

"Extremely saddened & shocked by the demise of my friend & colleague Gopinath Munde ji. His demise is a major loss for the Nation & the Govt."


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