Naveen Patnaik Condoles Death Of Goa CM Manohar Parrikar

17 March 2019


Bhubaneswar: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik mourned the death of his Goa counterpart Manohar Parrikar who breathed his last today evening.

Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter, Naveen wrote - "Deeply saddened by news of the passing away of former Defence Minister of India & Chief Minister, Goa ManoharParrikar. My thoughts and prayers are with his family, friends & followers. May his soul rest in peace."

Parrikar, 63, died today after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Parrikar was diagnosed with advanced pancreatic cancer in February 2018 and had been in and out of hospitals in Goa, Mumbai, Delhi and New York since.