Mumbai, Oct 7 (UNI) Maharashtra Governor S M Krishna today expressed his condolences on the demise of former Chief Minister Babasaheb Bhosle here yesterday.
Mr Krishna, in his condolence message, said, ''Barrister Bhosle was a leader with genuine concern for the welfare of the people. He was an outstanding human being who had made friends across the entire political spectrum. During his brief tenure as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra, he had given the state a good administration.'' The Governor also mourned the death of well-known constitutional expert, statesman and scholar Dr L M Singhvi in New Delhi yesterday, according to an official release here today.
In a letter to Congress party spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi, he said, ''Dr Singhvi lived a remarkably multifaceted life. On the one hand he was an outstanding parliamentarian, constitutional expert, statesman and scholar, while on the other hand, he was an eloquent orator, an authority on Indian culture and religion. Till his last, he remained actively associated with various social and cultural organisations. I had the privilege of knowing Dr Singhvi for many years. A conversation with him was always rewarding. His demise will be felt by all the organisations and individuals with whom he had worked,'' the letter added.