Veteran Congress leader and former Rajasthan chief minister Jagannath Pahadia passed away on Wednesday due to COVID-19 at the age of 89.
Taking to Twitter, Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid his condolences and said that Pahadia had made noteworthy contributions to further social empowerment in his long political and administrative career.
"Saddened by the demise of former Rajasthan CM, Shri Jagannath Pahadia Ji. In his long political and administrative career, he made noteworthy contributions to further social empowerment. Condolences to his family and supporters. Om Shanti." Modi tweeted.