Samajwadi Party’s founder Mulayam Singh Yadav died today at a hospital in Gurugram after prolonged illness.
Mere adarniya pitaji aur sabke netaji nahi rahe – Akhilesh Yadav, the Samajwadi Party tweeted from its Twitter handle.
Three-day state mourning has been declared in Uttar Pradesh in respect of passing away of state’s former chief minister Mulayam Singh Yadav
GURUGRAM, Oct. 10, 2022 (TBINN)
The 82-year-old former chief minister of Uttar Pradesh and defence minister was admitted to a hospital since August this year and was shifted to the Intensive Care Unit of the Gurugram-based Medanta Hospital on October 2, 2022.
Condoling his death, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Yadav was a remarkable personality and was widely admired as a grounded leader.
Mulayam Singh Yadav served people diligently and devoted his life towards popularising ideals of Jayaprakash Narayan and Ram Manohar Lohia, he said in a tweet.
Mulayam Singh Yadav distinguished himself in Uttar Pradesh and in national politics and was a key soldier for democracy during Emergency, Modi added.