TNC Desk, Nov 25
Veteran Congress leader Ahmed Patel passed away of Wednesday reportedly due to multi-organ failure. The 71-year-old senior Congress leader was undergoing treatment for COVID-19 at a Gurugram-based hospital.
According to information received, the senior leader breathed last in wee hours of Wednesday. Patel reportedly died due to multi-organ failure as post-COVID complication.
Confirming the tragic news, the leader’s son Faisal Patel tweeted that
“Saddened by the demise of Ahmed Patel Ji. He spent years in public life, serving society. Known for his sharp mind, his role in strengthening the Congress Party would always be remembered. Spoke to his son Faisal and expressed condolences. May Ahmed Bhai’s soul rest in peace,” tweeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi.