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Arjan Singh father of IAF's modernisation: Parrikar

IANS  |  Panaji 

Chief Minister on Saturday condoled the death of Marshal of the Air Force Arjan Singh, calling him the father of IAF's modernisation efforts.

"Saddened by the demise of 1965 war hero and Marshal of Air Force Arjan Singh. He was the father of our Air Force's modernisation efforts," said Parrikar, a former Defence Minister, in a tweet.

"His dedication to our nation and his exemplary leadership capabilities will continue to inspire our armed forces."

Arjan Singh died of a heart attack on Saturday evening. He was 98

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First Published: Sun, September 17 2017. 00:02 IST
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