Governor Urmila Singh and Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Wednesday condoled the death of eminent author and renowned journalist Khushwant Singh.
In a joint statement issued here, they said that Khushwant Singh had a long prolific and illustrious literary career spanning over several decades and he had set new standards in the literary world. “He was best known for humour and had abiding love for poetry,” they said.
Governor and Chief Minister prayed the Almighty to give peace to the departed soul and strength to the bereaved family members to bear this irreparable loss.
Mukesh Agnihotri, Information and Public Relations Minister has also expressed grief over the demise of Khushwant Singh. Rajender Singh, Director, Information and Public Relations has also condoled the demise of Khushwant Singh.