Congress veteran Ahmed Patel passes away following Covid complications
GURUGRAM: Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel, who was undergoing treatment at a Gurugram hospital after testing positive for Covid-19, breathed his last after multi-organ failure in the wee hours of Wednesday, his son Faisal confirmed. He was 71.
In a tweet, Faisal said that the Rajya Sabha MP from Gujarat died at 3.30 am on Wednesday.
"With profound grief & sorrow, I regret to announce the sad & untimely demise of my father, Mr. Ahmed Patel at 25/11/2020, 03:30 AM. After testing positive for Covid-19 around a month back, his health worsened further due to multiple organ failures. May Allah grant him Jannatul firdaus, inshallah," he tweeted, requesting all their well-wishers to adhere to the Covid-19 regulations by avoiding mass gatherings.
"...also maintain social distancing norms at all times," Faisal tweeted.
PM Modi condoled the death of Congress veteran and said Patel was known for sharp mind and his role in strengthening the Congress Party would always be remembered.
Congress president Sonia Gandhi condoled the senior party leader's demise, saying she has lost an "irreplaceable comrade, a faithful colleague and a friend" whose entire life was dedicated to the party.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi condoled the demise of one of Sonia Gandhi's closest political advisors and said he was a pillar of the Congress party and stood with the party through its most difficult times.
Several leaders including Priyanka Gandhi, Randeep Singh Surjewala also expressed their condolences on Twitter.
On October 1, Patel, while disclosing that he was tested positive for the Covid-19, had urged all those who came in contact with him in past few days to undergo self-isolation.
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RIP. Big loss for Congress. No loss for India.
Madan Mohan Siddhanthi
No regrets atall if a politiican dies more so if he is congress man and a
He was the hawala king of india
Big loss for Pakistan
Balachandran Nair V
Remember that death is inevitable for everyone
Sonia is widow again. Congress has lost father and now it will split in 2 .
his ill gotten property should be nationalised.
Congress is dying.
Bad days for congress
Pakistan must lower it's flag to half mast till next Ramzan
Big loss of Italian Mafia Family. They are deprived of their man Friday!
Good to hear some expiry model politician die. RIP
Great news. Covid did some good things too.
ISI agent in Congress
Without him Sonia will be ZERO and her demise will be speeded.
For once "Thanks China"
NOW THE PARTY WILL HAVE TO FIND ANOTHER LOYALIST (BOOT LICKER) TO COME UP WITH INNOVATIVE WAYS OF MANAGING THE SO-CALLED FIRST FAMILY'S BILLIONS... RIP.
People are actually happy on his death
Thankappan Pillai Rajasekharan
big loss for the Gandhis !
staunch enemy of India and friend of Pakistan. I wish all such third rate traitors are packed off to ALLAH asap
Pakistan will observe a state mourning for him. Sonia will on a fast for his demise.
Big loss for Sonia Gandhi ... he was a master strategist of the Khangress Brand of politics ... !!