Punjab CM Condoles Balram Dass Tandon’s Death
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has condoled the death of Chhattisgarh Governor Balramji Dass Tandon, who died in Raipur after brief illness.
In the demise of Tandon, who had also been Deputy Chief Minister and cabinet minister of Punjab, the state as well as the country has lost a seasoned administrator and grassroots leader, said Captain Amarinder Singh.
Sharing his heartfelt sympathies with the bereaved family, the Chief Minister said his prayers were with them in their hour of grief. As a mark of respect, the Punjab government declared half a day holiday on Tuesday afternoon.