Neighbourhood News Desk
George Fernandes, Former defence Minister died at the age of 88 due to the Alzheimer’s disease yesterday. He was also a founder of Samata Party and a key member of Janata Dal. When he was defence minister India conducted the nuclear tests at Pokhran. Prime Minister Narendra Modi sympathised the deceased minister by saying that he never changed his political ideology and was a very loyal person.
Along with Railway Minister and a great Defence Minister who made India safe and strong. His simplicity and humility were noteworthy he added. Congress president Rahul Gandhi also condoled the death by saying may his soul rest in peace.