Correspondent: Prominent diplomat and former President of India Pranab Mukherjee has died. He breathed his last on Monday while undergoing treatment at an army hospital in New Delhi. He was 74 at the time of his death.
Abhijit Mukherjee, son of former Indian President Pranab Mukherjee, confirmed the news in a tweet, saying, “I am saddened to learn that despite the hard work of the doctors at the Army Hospital, the prayers and prayers of the people all over India, my father Pranab Mukherjee has just passed away.” I thank you all.
It is learned that Pranab Mukherjee was admitted to the Army Hospital in New Delhi on August 10. During the test, it was found that there was a blood clot in his brain. The surgery was performed on an emergency basis. His corona report also came positive. He has been on ventilation since the surgery. Pranab Mukherjee’s condition has sometimes worsened, despite reports of improvement.He was also diagnosed with bladder problems and lung infections. But after all the fighting, Pranab Mukherjee breathed his last on the 22nd day of hospitalization.
Pranab Mukherjee was the 13th President of India from 2012 to 2016, establishing good governance after Mahatma Gandhi. He did not want to run in the next presidential election. Rather, he retired from politics
This great man was active in politics for more than 50 years of his life. President Pranab Mukherjee was awarded the Bharat Ratna in 2019 In 1996, he received the Best MP Award. He was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 2006.
He was born on 11 December 1935 in Birbhum, West Bengal to President Pranab Mukherjee. Pranab Mukherjee started his career as a teacher. He also did journalism for some days. He also led the Bangiya Sahitya Parishad and the All India Banga Sahitya Sammelan for some time.
This Congress politician was a Member of Parliament for India for almost 44 years. He was elected a member of the first Rajya Sabha in 1989 and was elected a member of the Rajya Sabha in 1999. In 1973, at a very young age, he was sworn in as the Deputy Minister for Industrial Development in the Union Cabinet of India. In 1972, he became the Finance Minister of the Union Cabinet of India.
Finally, in 1986, he was expelled from the Congress and formed another political party, the State Socialist Congress. After that, of course, he rejoined the Congress with this party. Since then, he has had the rare honor of taking charge of several ministries, including the Ministries of Defense, Finance, Foreign Affairs, Revenue, Shipping, Transport, Communications, and Industry and Commerce. He is again the President of the West Bengal Congress.
Bangladesh’s pulse relationship with Pranab Mukherjee: He played a special role during the 1/11 and BDR insurgency in Bangladesh. He has described 1/11 of Bangladesh in his autobiographical book. Bangladesh’s friendship with him started from the liberation war of 1971. In the first of his autobiographical series, The Dramatic Decade: The Indira Gandhi Years, he wrote an entire chapter entitled ‘Liberation War: The Making of Bangladesh.
Meanwhile, according to prominent Indian journalist Sumon Chatterjee, Pranab Mukherjee’s weakness towards Bangladesh is immense, much like that of Jyoti Basu. Jyoti Basu’s ancestral home was in Bardi, next to Loknath Baba’s ashram. In that sense he was a Bengali. Pranabbabu happened to be at their original home in Digha. However, he is also the son-in-law of Bangladesh.
After the assassination of Bangabandhu, Pranab Mukherjee’s family relationship with the present Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina was established after 1975. When she (Sheikh Hasina) was in exile in Delhi. The Prime Minister expressed deep grief over the death of former President Pranab Mukherjee.