Environment-minister-Anil-Madhav-Dave-passes-away, PM-says- he-was-'passionate-about-conservation'
NEW DELHI: Union environment minister Anil Madhav Dave passed away this morning. He was 60.Dave had not been keeping well for the last few months. He complained of uneasiness(बेचैनी की शिकायत) at his home this morning and was rushed to AIIMS where he passed away, official sources told PTI. The minister was in meetings with Prime Minister Narendra Modi as late as last evening, the latter tweeted, calling him "a devoted public servant". Several Central and state politicians also expressed their condolences(संवेदना).
"I was with Anil Madhav Dave ji till late last evening, discussing key policy issues. This demise(मृत्यु) is a personal loss," the PM said. "Anil Madhav Dave ji will be remembered as a devoted public servant. He was tremendously passionate towards conserving the environment," the PM added.
Anil Madhav Dave ji will be remembered as a devoted public servant. He was tremendously passionate (जबरदस्त भावुक) towards conserving the environment.
Absolutely shocked by the sudden demise of my friend & a very respected colleague, Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave ji. My condolences. Dave took charge as Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change (Independent Charge), in New Delhi on July 6, 2016. He hailed from Madhya Pradesh.
Definitions of condolence संवेदना
an expression of sympathy, especially on the occasion of a death.
we offer our sincere condolences to his widow
synonyms: sympathy, commiseration(s), compassion, pity, support, comfort, consolation, understanding