Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has extended his heartfelt condolences to Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal over the death of the latter’s father, former MP Gurdas Singh Badal.
Sardar Gurdas Singh Badal (90) breathed his last in a private hospital at Mohali last night. He is survived by his son and a daughter.
Terming it a huge loss for the family and friends, Captain Amarinder hoped Manpreet and his sister would have the courage to bear this irreparable loss.
The Chief Minister recalled the remarkable services rendered by Gurdas Badal to ensure the welfare of the people, especially the downtrodden, and for the overall development and prosperity of the state, particularly the Malwa region.
He prayed to the Almighty to grant eternal peace to the departed soul.
On the sad demise of Gurdas Singh Badal, Former Member Parliament and father of Finance Minister Punjab Manpreet Singh Badal, Speaker and Deputy Speaker of Punjab Vidhan Sabha and all the Cabinet Ministers of were expressed deep sorrow and grief.
In different condolence messages, Punjab Vidhan Sabha Speaker Rana KP Singh, Deputy Speaker Ajaib Singh Bhatti, Cabinet Ministers Brahm Mahindra, Sadhu Singh Dharamsot, Tripat Rajinder Singh Bajwa, Charanjit Singh Channi, Aruna Chaudhary, Razia Sultana, Om Prakash Soni, Rana Gurmeet Singh Sodhi, Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa, Gurpreet Singh Kangar, Sukhbinder Singh Sarkaria, Balbir Singh Sidhu, Vijay Inder Singla, Sundar Sham Arora, and Bharat Bhushan Ashu said that this is an irreparable loss to the family.
All the leaders shared their condolences with Manpreet Singh Badal and prayed before the Almighty to give eternal rest to the departed soul and give strength to the family to bear the loss.