Former Finance Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Arun Jaitley died on Saturday (August 24) at the All India Institute of Aeronautics (AIIMS) here. He was 66. Cricketer Emotional After the Death of Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley plunged into mourning. Many veterans from cricketer Virender Sehwag have mourned his demise. He was admitted to AIIMS since August 9. He was born in Delhi in 1952 and started politics in 1974.
On the death of Arun Jaitley, Gautam Gambhir and Virender Sehwag have made a lot of emotional tweets. Let us tell you that Arun Jaitley worked as the President of Delhi Cricket Association for 13 years. From 1999 to 2012, Jaitley served as the President of DDCA. Jaitley appreciated many veterans of Indian cricket and played an important role in making them recognized in world cricket. When Jaitley was the chairman of DDCA, many talented players from Delhi and the surrounding region shone internationally. Apart from Gambhir, Virender Sehwag, Virat Kohli, Shikhar Dhawan and Ishant Sharma are some of the players who have done well internationally during their tenure. Jaitley was a cricket fan and BCCI officials used to consult him before taking any policy decision regarding Indian cricket. Cricketer Emotional After the Death of Arun Jaitley.
Gautam Gambhir Said
Former cricketer and current BJP MP Gautam Gambhir has paid tribute to Arun Jaitley on his death. He wrote by tweeting – a father teaches you to speak, but a father like person teaches you how to speak this art. A father teaches you to walk, but a father-like person teaches you how to walk. A father names you, but the father identifies you. Arun Jaitley is no more like my father. A part of me has gone away from me. RIP Sir.
Virender Sehwag Said
Virender Sehwag tweeted on the death of Arun Jaitley and wrote – Arun Jaitley is very sad to go. He played an important role in representing India to the Delhi cricketers. There was a time when the cricketers of Delhi could not get a chance to go to the high level, but during the leadership of DDCA, they got this opportunity for the cricketers of Delhi. He used to listen to the needs of the players and also solve them. I personally share a very beautiful relationship with him. My prayers and condolences are with his family.