Ahmed Patel passes away Ahmed Patel, a very close Congress leader, and senior Congress leader died on Wednesday at the age of 71. Patel was called the troubleshooter of the Congress. He was the closest and political advisor to Sonia Gandhi.
New Delhi, agency. Ahmed Patel passes away Ahmed Patel, a very close Congress leader, and senior Congress leader died on Wednesday at the age of 71. Ahmed Patel was infected with the Coronavirus a month ago. He was undergoing treatment at Medanta Hospital, but despite all efforts, he could not be saved. Please tell that Ahmed Patel himself had informed about being corona positive by tweeting on 1 October. He said in his tweet that I have been found to be corona positive, I urge all those who have come in contact with me to isolate themselves. Patel was called the troubleshooter of the Congress. He was the closest and political advisor to Sonia Gandhi.
Faisal Patel shared information about the death by tweeting
Information about his death has been shared by his son Faisal Patel by tweeting. He has written that 'It is very sad to say that my father Ahmed Patel passed away at 3.30 am on 25 November. He was found corona positive about a month ago. After this, his condition deteriorated. Many of his body parts stopped working. I pray to all well-wishers to follow the Kovid-19 protocol. ' Significantly, Ahmed Patel was infected with the Coronavirus in the first week of October. He was admitted to Medanta Hospital in Gurugram after his health deteriorated. However, on 18 November, the daughter of Ahmed Patel shared the information that her father's health was improving. Patel's daughter Mumtaz gave this information through an audio message.
Sonia Gandhi's political advisor
Born in Ankleshwar in the Bharuch district of Gujarat, Ahmed Patel has a long political career. Patel was a three-time Lok Sabha MP and a five-time Rajya Sabha member. In the era of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, Patel first contested the Lok Sabha elections in 1977 from Bharuch parliamentary seat and won. He again contested from Bharuch parliamentary seat in the 1980 Lok Sabha elections and won. He was re-elected in the 1984 Lok Sabha elections. Ahmed was a Rajya Sabha member since 1993. Since 2001, he is the political advisor to Sonia Gandhi. He was very close to Sonia Gandhi.