Today we witness the sad demise of the former President of India at the age of 84. He is the one who once shared-
“We derive our strength from tolerance. We accept and respect our pluralism. We celebrate our diversity. We are not one nation, one identity.” – Pranab Mukherjee quote
Former President Of India Pranab Mukherjee passed away here on Monday. Informed by his son, Abhijeet says “With a heavy heart, this is to inform you that my father Shri Pranab Mukherjee has just passed away inspite of the best efforts of Doctors of RR Hospital and prayer, duas and Prarthana’s from people throughout India.”
He was admitted to the hospital on 10th August and was operated on by a clot in his brain. Pranab Mukherjee health deteriorated. Moreover, later he developed an infection and was on ventilator support.
Furthermore Ghulam Nabi Aza, Congress leader says, “There is a lot of grief over the demise of Pranab Mukherjee. People will always remember his work. The country has a very good patriot son. We pray that his soul rests in peace. His son and daughter got courage.”
On other hand, Sharmistha Mukherjee, “I bow to all, baba, taking the liberty to quote from your poet to say your final goodbye to all. You have led a full, meaningful life in the service of the people. I feel blessed to have been born as your daughter”.
Also, Bhagat Singh Koshyari, Governor of Maharashtra shares,” He belonged to the small league of distinguished police in the post-Independence India who left their indelible imprint in the public life on the dint of sheet intellect, efficiency, organizational competence, administrative acumen, vast experience, and statesmanship.”
An Era Has Ended
Lastly, West Bengal Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee, “It is with deep sorrow I write this. Bharat Ratna Pranab Mukherjee has left us. An era has ended.”
Pranab Mukherjee was also tested positive for Coronavirus.