Governor Bandaru Dattatraya has expressed grief over the demise of former Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh.
The Governor visited his residence ‘Holy Lodge’ and laid a wreath on the mortal remains of the former Chief Minister. He expressed his condolences to Pratibha Singh, wife of former Chief Minister and son Vikramaditya Singh.
In his condolence message, the Governor said that Virbhadra Singh was a stalwart leader, who ensured unprecedented contribution in development of Himachal Pradesh. The country and particularly Himachal has lost a great personality and a dynamic leader.
He said that Virbhadra Singh would always be remembered and respected by the people of the country for his simplicity, humanity and benevolence. The services and contributions made by him for the State as a politician and Chief Minister will always be remembered.
He prayed to the Almighty to grant peace to the departed soul and strength to the bereaved family members to bear the irreparable loss.