New Delhi: Odisha Chief Minister & Biju Janata Dal (BJD) supremo Naveen Patnaik paid tribute to former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley who passed away earlier today in New Delhi.
BJD MP Pinaki Misra also paid tribute to the departed leader.
Earlier on the day the Odisha expressed deep grief at the passing away of former Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. Describing the politician as a distinguished lawyer and parliamentarian, Patnaik took to the microblogging site Twitter to acknowledge his contribution to the governance of the nation.
Former Union minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley passed away at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here on Saturday. He was 66.