NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday expressed their condolences on the death of Rajya Sabha MP M P Veerendra Kumar.
Expressing his condolences on the death of the Rajya Sabha MP, the PM said, ”Anguished by the passing away of Rajya Sabha MP M P Veerendra Kumar Ji. He distinguished himself as an effective legislator and Parliamentarian. He believed in giving voice to the poor and underprivileged. Condolences to his family and well wishers. Om Shanti.”
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi also expressed his condolences on the death.
”I’m sorry to hear about the passing of author & Managing Director of the Mathrubhumi Group, M P Veerendra Kumar Ji. My condolences to his family, colleagues & friends in this time of grief,” Rahul said in a condolence message.