Former Union Minister and Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley passes away at AIIMS - Tv5
Sat, Aug 24, 2019, 12:42 PM
Former Union Finance minister and senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley has passed away. He died while taking treatment at AIIMS. BJP senior leader was earlier admitted to the Intensive Care Unit of AIIMS on August 9 following complaints of breathlessness and restlessness. He was on life support since then. He had undergone renal transplant on May 14 last year. He was also suffering from a long-standing diabetic disorder. Apart from holding the Finance and Defence portfolios, he acted as the chief troubleshooter of the government. The demise of BJP senior leader has left the country numb.