Ex-Madhya Pradesh CM Patwa cremated with full state honours

| Updated: Dec 30, 2016 00:06 IST

Neemuch (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Dec. 29 (ANI): Senior BJP leader and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Sunderlal Patwa was cremated with full state honours this afternoon at his native village of Kukdeshwar in Neemuch district. Former deputy prime minister L.K.Advani, union ministers Narendra Singh Tomar, Thawarchand Gehlot and Uma Bharti, chief ministers of Madhya Pradesh and Chattisgarh Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Raman Singh and several senior BJP leaders attended his funeral. Earlier, his last journey began from his ancestral home. Scores of people thronged the streets to bid him adieu. The veteran leader passed away in Bhopal yesterday. He was 92.(ANI)