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New Delhi, Dec 27 : President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday condoled the demise of Janata Dal (United) Rajya Sabha MP Mahendra Prasad.
In a tweet, the President wrote, “Sad to learn about the passing away of Rajya Sabha MP Dr Mahendra Prasad. He had parliamentary experience of nearly four decades, and was also among pioneers of pharmaceutical industry. My condolences to his family and friends.”
“Saddened by the passing away of Rajya Sabha MP Dr Mahendra Prasad Ji. He served in Parliament for many years and was at the forefront of several community service efforts. He always spoke for the welfare of Bihar and its people. Condolences to his family,” the PM tweeted.
Prasad passed away at a hospital here on Monday after prolonged illness. He was 81.