JAMMU, MARCH 26: – Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha (MP) and Former Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday visited the residence of Anil Chopra a veteran Congress leader from Jammu and Arvinder Singh Micky – former Dy Chairman Legislative Council to offer condolence to the bereaved families.
Senior Congress leader Sham Lal Sharma, Nawang Rigzin Jora, Ghulam Mohammad Saroori, Raman Bhalla, Manohar Lal Sharma, Chowdhary Mohd Akram and others accompanied Mr. Azad.
Ghulam Nabi Azad offered deep condolences to the families over the demises of veteran Congress leader Anil Chopra who passed away recently due to a brief illness and Sarbans Kour, mother of senior Congress leader Arvinder Singh Micky, who suffered cardiac arrest at her residence and passed away a few days back.
He described Anil Chopra as a dedicated Congressman and pillar of the party who served the people of the area throughout his life. He also recalled the noble, pious and philanthropic nature of the Sarbans Kour.
“I stand in solidarity with the bereaved families in this hour of grief”, said Azad. He prayed for the eternal peace of the departed souls and grant of strength and fortitude to the bereaved families to bear this irreparable loss.