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Veteran Gujarat Congress leader Arvind Sanghvi passes away at 82

Veteran Congress leader and former Gujarat finance and education minister Arvind Sanghvi died in his home in Ahmedabad on Saturday

Congress | Obituary | Gujarat

Press Trust of India  |  Ahmedabad 

Veteran leader and

former finance and education minister Arvind Sanghvi died in his home in Ahmedabad on Saturday.

A statement said Sanghvi, who was 82, died from prolonged illness.

State chief Amit Chavda said Sanghvi would be remembered for the decisions he took as a minister.

A party release said Sanghvi was a dedicated worker who was devoted to the cause of public welfare and progress of .

With his demise, the Congress and have lost a high-ranking politician as well as a simple and generous man, it said.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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First Published: Sat, May 29 2021. 21:35 IST