After the death Satav, Rahul Gandhi in a condolence meeting assured Pradnya Satav that the party will extend all possible support to the Satav family.
Several key Congress leaders, including AICC in-charge of Maharashtra HK Patil, party's Maharashtra unit chief Nana Patole andvarious state ministers were present at the funeral.
47-year-old Rajeev Satav was very close to the Gandhi family, particularly Rahul Gandhi.
The Rajya Sabha member was undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Pune after testing coronavirus positive last month and was on ventilator support.
Sonia Gandhi said she is deeply pained by the tragic loss of the party leader, 'who was a trusted colleague and a friend to all of us'.
After recovering from COVID-19, Rajeev Satav was diagnosed with Cytomegalovirus infection and his condition became critical.