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Former President Pranab Mukherjee passes away at 84

Mukherjee had served as the President of India from 2012 to 2017, and held several important portfolios previously in various Congress-led governments from the 1970s to 2012

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Pranab Mukherjee
Former President Pranab Mukherjee

Former President died on Monday in Delhi’s Army’s Research and Referral (R&R) Hospital, where he had been admitted a few weeks ago for a brain surgery. He was 84. Mukherjee had tested positive for the disease before undergoing a successful surgery to remove a brain clot.

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First Published: Mon, August 31 2020. 17:54 IST

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