Lok Jan Shakti (LJP) MP and younger brother of Ram Vilas Paswan, Ram Chandra Paswan passed away on Sunday at 1:24 pm. He was admitted at Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital after he suffered a critical heart attack on Thursday.
Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker, Om Birla met Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan at his residence, today. His younger brother and Lok Janshakti Party MP, Ram Chandra Paswan passed away yesterday. pic.twitter.com/t5sxXeAwxO
— ANI (@ANI) July 22, 2019
His body will be flow to Bihar’s Patna and cremation ceremony will take place today evening. Speaking to media on Sunday, LJP President Ram Vilas Paswan said he (Ram Chandra Paswan) was like a son to him’.
Talking to media in Delhi, an emotional Paswan said, ‘Though he was my younger brother I always consider him as my son’.
Several Leaders from political spectrum across party lines, including PM Narendra Modi and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, offered condolences over the sudden demise of Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) Parliamentarian.
‘Shri Ram Chandra Paswan Ji worked tirelessly for the poor and downtrodden. At every forum, he spoke unequivocally for the rights of farmers and youngsters. His social service efforts were noteworthy. Pained by his demise. Condolences to his family and supporters. Om Shanti’, said PM Narendra Modi in a tweet expressing grief.
Shri Ram Chandra Paswan Ji worked tirelessly for the poor and downtrodden. At every forum he spoke unequivocally for the rights of farmers and youngsters. His social service efforts were noteworthy. Pained by his demise. Condolences to his family and supporters. Om Shanti.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 21, 2019
In the meantime, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar announced that the last rites of LJP MP would be performed with the state honors. Janata Dal (United), in a tweet, stated, ‘In his condolence message, the Hon’ble Chief Minister Nitish Kumar described him as a skilled politician and well-known social worker and announced his last rites with state honours..!!’.
समस्तीपुर के सांसद रामचंद्र पासवान जी के असामयिक निधन पर मुख्यमंत्री श्री @NitishKumar ने गहरी शोक संवेदना व्यक्त की..! अपने शोक संदेश में माननीय मुख्यमंत्री ने उन्हें कुशल राजनेता एवं प्रसिद्ध समाजसेवी बताया और उनका अंतिम संस्कार राजकीय सम्मान के साथ किए जाने की घोषणा की..!! pic.twitter.com/UelLFo2gP2
— Janata Dal (United) (@Jduonline) July 21, 2019
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