New Delhi, August 3
Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh was cremated on the Chhatarpur crematorium right here within the presence of relations and kinfolk on Monday, two days after he died in a Singapore hospital.
The final rites befell round 11:30 am. His two daughters consigned his mortal stays to flames.
Due to COVID-19 protocols, Singh’s final rites had been carried out within the presence of a restricted variety of folks, together with actor-turned-politician Jaya Prada, who thought of him her ‘godfather’.
Earlier within the day, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, BJP Rajya Sabha member Jyotiraditya Scindia, and Jaya Prada had been among the many first ones to pay floral tributes to the previous Samajwadi Party chief at his Chhatarpur farmhouse.
His spouse Pankaja Singh and two daughters had been current there.
Singh’s physique was delivered to the nationwide capital in a chartered plane on Sunday night. The 64-year-old had been present process remedy at a hospital in Singapore for six months and had earlier undergone a kidney transplant in 2013. –PTI