The Last Respect to Arun Jaitley
Former finance minister Arun Jaitley was cremated at the Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi with full State honors on Sunday.BJP workers and mourners queued up in large numbers outside the party headquarters since morning to pay their last respects to the leader. Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, party president, and home minister Amit Shah, defense minister Rajnath Singh and many more leaders from different political parties present at the cremation ground.
In the morning, his body was taken to the BJP headquarters from where it was carried to the cremation ground with loud and continuous slogans of Jaitley Ji Amar rahein…
Jaitley has taken with him a piece of the hearts of everyone who knew him. Everyone remembered his life from college to parliament. Jaitley Ji went to St Xavier’s and taken science to be an engineer. Later, he joined the bachelor of commerce course at Shri Ram College of Commerce at Delhi University.
He contested the college union elections, and the ABVP wanted him to stand for the Delhi University Students’ Union polls, but then, the Emergency happened, and he was arrested and spent 19 months in prison and Atal Bihari Vajpayee govt. Jaitley was made information and broadcasting minister. Arun Jaitley was also ministering in Modi govt as he handled relevant ministries like finance and defense. Jaitley Ji always is remembered for pulling the economy out of the gloom and bringing on the right track he often acted as troubleshooter of the government. In this year he denied becoming a minister in NDA part 2 due to the health issue.