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Another big loss for India. Former President, Pranab Mukherjee passes away at 84.

Former President, Pranab Mukherjee passes away at the age of 84 after battling with a long term illness.

On 10th August, Pranab Mukherjee was admitted to the Army Research and Referral Hospital in Delhi. At first he went through an brain surgery to remove a blood clot in his brain. Soon after that, his condition deteriorated and he was in coma for quite some time. Later this month, he was also tested positive for Covid-19.

Pranab Mukherjee's son Abhijit Mukherjee, took to Twitter to make the announcement about the dismissal of his father. In the post, he said, "With a Heavy Heart, this is to inform you that my father Shri #PranabMukherjee has just passed away in spite of the best efforts of Doctors of RR Hospital & prayers, duas & prarthanas from people throughout India! I thank all of You."

Pranab Mukherjee's death has broke the entire nation's heart, for the country has lost one of the greatest leader of all time.

Not just a leader, he was an inspiration & a perfect idol for the entire nation. And here's are the things you need to know about this legendary man.

~ Besides being the president of India, he has also served as a senior leader in the Indian National Congress.

~ He was also the youngest 'Union Finance Minister' at the age of 47.

~ He was awarded India's highest civilian honour, the Bharat Ratna in 2019.

~ He was also awarded Padma Vibushan, India's second highest civilian award in 2008.

A great leader, an inspiration for the youths & the pride of the nation. Pranab Mukherjee's contribution towards the development of the nation has been remarkable & the world shall remember such a great leader. May his soul rest in peace.

Sending condolences to his family. He'll be alive through his great works.

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