Senior Supreme Court lawyer and former Union Law Minister Ram Jethmalani died on Sunday. He is being cremated at Lodhi Road crematorium in Delhi. Many veterans, including Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, attended Jethmalani’s funeral.
Ram Jethmalani was killed on Sunday morning. After this, many politicians and senior lawyers arrived at his residence to pay tribute to him. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy besides Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh, BJP President Amit Shah were among those who reached his residence from Sunday morning.
CPI (M) leaders Sitaram Yechury, RJD leaders Manoj Jha, Premchandra Gupta, former Justice Kurian Joseph, besides senior lawyer Gopal Subrahmanyam, senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad and senior advocates Soli Sorabjee and Siddharth Luthra also paid their last respects.
All Bollywood celebs have also mourned the social media on the death of Ram Jethmalani. Actor Farhan Akhtar tweeted, ‘May your soul rest in peace. The time spent in conversation with you has always been very lovely memories. My condolences to his family.
Nimrat Kaur wrote on the tweet that wherever Ram Jethmalani used to be across the country and whenever someone was studying law as a profession, he definitely knew the name of Ram Jethmalani. Along with this, Kunal Kohli tweeted, ‘God bless your soul. You were a fearless fighter of our judicial system.