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Veteran Indian lawyer, former minister Ram Jethmalani dies

Ram Jethmalani, passes away, india, union minister

New Delhi - Jethmalani was 96.


Published: Sun 8 Sep 2019, 7:58 AM

Last updated: Sun 8 Sep 2019, 3:45 PM

Veteran Indian criminal lawyer and former Union Law Minister Ram Jethmalani passed away early on Sunday at his New Delhi residence, confirmed advocate Asish Dixit.

Jethmalani was 96. He had also served as the Minister of Urban Development in Atal Bihari Vajpayee-led NDA government. In 2010, he was elected as the president of the Supreme Court Bar Association.

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