Jaipur . The Congress was not yet fully recovered from the crushing defeat in the Bihar Assembly elections that it suffered another major setback. Rajasthan’s Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Bhanwar Lal Meghwal died at the age of 72. Meghlava has been running ill for a long time. A day-long state cap has been declared in Rajasthan after his death.
It is being told that Meghwal, who was an MLA from Sujangarh, was admitted in a hospital in Gurgaon after a stroke in May this year. On the death of Meghwal, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has expressed his condolences by tweeting. He has said that Bhanwar Lal, who was an MLA for five times and we had been together since 1980.
At the same time, the top Congress leadership including Rahul Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi have mourned the demise of Bhanwar Lal. Former Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and other leaders have also mourned the death of Meghwal. Please tell that in the past, his daughter Banarsi Devi also died of a heart attack.