Nagpur: RSS ideologue, senior journalist and ex-legislator Madhav Govind Vaidya handed away in a personal hospital right here on Saturday. He was 97.
Vaidya is survived by his spouse Sunanda and eight kids. His kids embrace three daughters Vibhavari G. Naik, Pratibha U. Rajhans, Bharti J. Kahu and 5 sons Dhananjay, Manmohan, Srinivasa, Shashibhushan and Ram.
One son, Dr. Manmohan is a senior RSS head and one other is the co-convenor of Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh.
Vaidya, a former Member of Maharashtra Legislative Council, had lately recovered from a Covid-19 an infection, however was energetic and alert until the top.
Nevertheless, his well being instantly deteriorated on Friday and he was rushed to the Spandan Hospital the place breathed his final round 3.30 pm this afternoon, a senior RSS employee near the household instructed IANS.
His final rites shall be carried out at his dwelling in Pratapnagar and the cremation shall be held at Ambazari Ghat in Nagpur on Sunday morning at 9.30 am.
Tributes poured in for Vaidya from the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, Bharatiya Janata Occasion and different Hindu organisations and events as information of his demise unfold.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh expressed his condolences via his tweets.
छह दशकों से अधिक समय तक राष्ट्रीय विचारधारा की सेवा करने वाले वैद्यजी का निधन एक बहुत बड़ी क्षति है। इस क्षति की भरपाई लगभग असंभव है। मैं दुःख की इस घड़ी में उनके शोकाकुल परिवार के प्रति संवेदना व्यक्त करता हूँ । ईश्वर उन्हें अपने श्रीचरणों में स्थान दें। ॐ शान्ति!
— Rajnath Singh (@rajnathsingh) December 19, 2020
Mourning his demise,
(With IANS Inputs)