Former Union minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Sharad Yadav died on January 12. His daughter Subhashini Sharad Yadav informed this through a social media post. Many leaders including Prime Minister Narendra Modi mourned his death.
Sharad Yadav died at the age of 75
Veteran leader and former president of Janata Dal (United). Sharad Yadav has died. Prime Minister Narendra Modi He mourned his death. Prime Minister Modi tweeted that he was deeply saddened by the death of Shri Sharad Yadav. During his long public career, he distinguished himself as a Member of Parliament and Minister. He was greatly influenced by the ideals of Dr. Lohia. I will always cherish our conversation. Condolences to his family and fans. the peace
Sharad Yadav was 75 years old. He was admitted to a private hospital in Gurugram, where he breathed his last on January 12.
Congress President Mallikarjun Kharge also expressed his condolences and tweeted that I am saddened by the death of former JDU President Shri Sharad Yadav, a senior leader of the country’s socialist movement. Serving the country as a former Union Minister and an outstanding Member of Parliament for decades, he strengthened the politics of equality. My deepest condolences to his family and supporters.
Saddened by the demise of Shri Sharad Yadav Ji. He has distinguished himself as an MP and minister in a long public career. He is highly motivated. Establishing the ideals of the Lohias. I will always cherish our interactions. Condolences to his family and fans. Om Shanti
Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) January 12, 2023
Bihar Deputy Chief Minister and RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav tweeted that I am saddened by the untimely death of Mandal Masih, senior RJD leader, great socialist leader and my guardian Reverend Sharad Yadav. I am unable to say anything. Talked to mother and brother Shantanu. The entire Samajwadi family is with the family members in this difficult time.
A tearful emotional tribute to respected guardian Sharad Yadav Ji. Greetings pic.twitter.com/n1lDGQoFQ3
— Tejashwi Yadav (@yadavtejashwi) January 12, 2023
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel wrote in a tweet that the passing away of Sharad Yadav, the leader of socialist ideals and one of the solution leaders of our time, is a very sad news. He was my political guardian. I learned social justice from him. May God give his family strength to bear this time of grief. Om Shanti:
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan tweeted that respected Sharad Yadav spent his entire life in the service of country and society. He will live forever in the hearts of the common people in the form of his actions and thoughts. Humble respect! , Om Shanti. SP President Akhilesh Yadav tweeted that the death of the great socialist leader Hon Shri Sharad Yadav is deeply heartbreaking. May God rest his soul and give the bereaved family strength to bear this loss. Oh peace!
Fortis Memorial Research Institute issued a statement on Sharad Yadav’s death saying that Yadav was brought to the emergency ward unconscious. During the medical examination, his pulse was not taken or blood pressure recorded. All attempts at treatment failed. He was declared dead at 10:19 PM.
He was born on 1 July 1947 in Hoshangabad, Madhya Pradesh. He became a member of the Lok Sabha for the first time in 1974. He was a member of the Lok Sabha 7 times. He was also a Cabinet Minister at the Centre. After parting ways with the JDU in 2017, he formed his own party Loktantri Janata Dal in 2018. In 2020, he merged his party into RJD.