New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday paid tribute to BJP leader and former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on his death anniversary.
In a message on the occasion, the PM said, ‘On this day, last year, we lost Shri Arun Jaitley Ji. I miss my friend a lot. Arun Ji diligently served India. His wit, intellect, legal acumen and warm personality were legendary. Here is what I had said during a prayer meeting in his memory.’
Paying tribute to Arun Jaitley, Home Minister Amit Shah said that Jaitley will always be remembered for his towering legacy.
Taking to Twitter, Shah said, ‘Remembering Arun Jaitley ji, an outstanding politician, prolific orator and a great human being who had no parallels in Indian polity. He was multifaceted and a friend of friends, who will always be remembered for his towering legacy, transformative vision and devotion to the nation.’
Arun Jaitley died on August 24, 2019.