Congress stalwart Ahmed Patel is no more

Nov 25, 2020 8:31 | Poltics

Congress has lost their loyalist and stalwart leader Ahmed Patel. He breathed his last at the wee hours of Wednesday at a Gurugram hospital, fighting the COVID-19 and related complications for over a month.

He served as an effective link between the party and government during the two terms of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) between 2004 and 2014.p

He was a political secretary to Congress president Sonia Gandhi, he had access to leadership that no other leader in the party had and worked the channels to work out various issues.

PM Narender Modi also speak to his son and expressed his condolences.