Condoling the death of Manohar Parrikar, PM Narendra Modi described him as an unparalleled leader, who was a true patriot and an exceptional administrator, admired by all. “His impeccable service to the nation will be remembered by generations. Deeply saddened by his demise. Condolences to his family and supporters,” PM Modi said.
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- On Sunday evening, Parrikar died at the age of 63 after fighting for a long battle with pancreatic cancer
- A true patriot and exceptional administrator, he had been admired by all: PM Narendra Modi
- The Prime Minister remembered Parrikar as a ‘builder of modern Goa’
Image courtesy: Narendra Modi / Twitter
New Delhi: Condoling the death of Goa chief minister
, Prime Minister
on Sunday described him as an unparalleled leader, who was a true patriot and an exceptional administrator, admired by all.
“Mr. Manohar Parrikar was an unparalleled leader, a true patriot and exceptional administrator, he had been admired by all. His impeccable service to the nation will be remembered by generations, deeply saddened by his death, his family and supporters for condolences,” PM Modi said as he tweeted his photo with the late leader.
On Sunday evening, Parrikar died at the age of 63
Manohar Parrikar – The man who changed Goan politics
A master strategist, who could anticipate other people’s moves and a man of his own, Manohar Parrikar’s chutzpah can not be matched by anyone You could not forget him Whether he was in government or outside, Parrikar was synonymous with BJP and as he took those huge steps, so did the party.
The Prime Minister called Parrikar a “builder of modern Goa” and recalled that his pro-people policies were able to scale remarkable heights.
“Mr. Manohar Parrikar was the builder of modern Goa, thanks to his affable personality and accessible nature, he remained the preferred leader of the state for years. His pro-people policies ensured Goa’s progress of remarkable heights,” the Prime Minister added.
PM Modi also recalled his ministry as the defense minister under his leadership and the RM for his contribution to the Ministry.
“India will be eternally grateful to Mr. Manohar Parrikar for his tenure as our Defense Minister. When he was RM, India has taken a series of decisions that enhanced India’s security capabilities, indigenous defense production boosted and ex-servicemen of life”. added.
Parrikar served as the country’s defense minister in Narendra Modi-led NDA government from 2014 to 2017
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