New Delhi, Union Minister and LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan and BJP MP from Pataliputra Ram Kripal Yadav on Monday condoled the death of former Bihar Chief Minister Jagannath Mishra. “I am sad to know about the demise of Dr Jagannath Mishra,” Mr Paswan tweeted.
Mishra was Chief Minister of Bihar thrice, Mr Paswan said. “I offer my condolences to the bereaved family,” the Union Minister tweeted. BJP MP Ram Kripal Yadav also tweeted in Hindi saying- “On the demise of Dr Mishra, I offer my humble tributes”.
Mishra passed away here on Monday following a prolonged illness. He was 82. The former chief minister was suffering from old age ailments and was undergoing treatment. Expressing grief over his demise, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar declared a three-day state mourning. The Late Mishra had served as chief minister of Bihar’s chief Minister thrice.