He was in a coma since October final 12 months when he was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) after he suffered a mind hemorrhage.
The chief’s son, Arvinder Singh Lovely Sidhu took to Facebook to tell about his father’s passing.
“My father, Buta Singh handed away right this moment morning. May Waheguru bless his soul,” his submit learn (roughly translated from Hindi).
Following his demise, Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid his condolences to Buta Singh and mentioned that he’s saddened by his demise. “Shri Buta Singh Ji was an skilled administrator and efficient voice for the welfare of the poor in addition to downtrodden. Saddened by his passing away. My condolences to his household and supporters.”
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Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot expressed grief on the demise of the Congress chief and prolonged condolences to his household.
“Sad to be taught in regards to the demise of a former union minister, senior Congress chief and former MP from Rajasthan, Shri Buta Singh ji. My heartfelt condolences to his relations on this tough time, might God give them energy to bear this loss. May his soul relaxation in peace,” Gehlot wrote on Twitter.
Singh was a distinguished Dalit chief and a Union minister within the Rajiv Gandhi authorities from 1986-1989.