Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Dec. 28 (ANI
): The Madhya Pradesh government
announces a three-day state mourning
after the demise of former chief minister Sunder Lal Patwa
The veteran Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and two-times Madhya Pradesh chief minister passed away this morning after suffering a heart attack. He was 92 years old.
Patwa, who was born on November 11, 1924, in Kukreshwar, also served as the cabinet minister in Atal Bihari Vajpayee Government from 1999 to 2001.
He began his political career with Jana Sangh, which merged with the Janata Party in 1977. (ANI