Mumbai: Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) founder Ram Vilas Paswan died on Thursday after an illness.
He was 74. MP Chirag Paswan expressed condolences to his father.
“Papa, you are no more in this world now but I know that wherever you are, you are with me. Miss you Papa,” Chirag Paswan said in a tweet.
पापा….अब आप इस दुनिया में नहीं हैं लेकिन मुझे पता है आप जहां भी हैं हमेशा मेरे साथ हैं।
Miss you Papa… pic.twitter.com/Qc9wF6Jl6Z
— युवा बिहारी चिराग पासवान (@iChiragPaswan) October 8, 2020
Ram Vilas Paswan was the Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution in the Narendra Modi government. He was also a minister in the previous NDA government.
He had heart surgery in a hospital in Delhi.
Paswan was first elected to the Lok Sabha in 1977 from Hajipur in Bihar on a Janata Party ticket.