Khandva : Nandkumar Singh Chauhan, MP from Khandwa parliamentary constituency of Madhya Pradesh and former state president of BJP, died at a hospital in Delhi at the age of 68. He was hospitalized after being corona infected, where he breathed his last on Tuesday morning during treatment. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan paid tribute to his death by expressing grief.
Significantly, BJP MP Nandkumar Singh Chauhan was admitted to a private hospital in Bhopal after being corona infected a month ago, where his health continued to deteriorate. After this, he was shifted to Delhi by air ambulance about 15 days ago. It has been informed on the official tweet of the state BJP that after removing the ventilator in the early hours of Tuesday, his health suddenly worsened and he died. His body will be brought to Khandwa by special aircraft this afternoon and he will be cremated in his home village Shahpur on Wednesday.
It is worth noting that Nandkumar Singh Chauhan was the state president of BJP from 2014 to 2018. He was the stalwart BJP leader of the MP constituency from Khandwa parliamentary constituency. He is survived by his wife Durgeshree and sons Harshvardhan Singh and two daughters.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan paid tribute to him expressing grief over his demise. He has tweeted that – ‘Popular populist’ Nandu Bhaiya ‘left us all. All our efforts failed. In the form of Nandu Bhaiya, the BJP lost an ideal worker, a skilled organizer, a dedicated populist. He said that he is upset with the death of Nandu Bhaiya and it is a personal loss for him. The Chief Minister said that Nandkumar Singh Chauhan as State President made his best contribution. His body will reach his home village today. Tomorrow we will all bid them farewell.
State BJP’s media in-charge Lokendra Parashar tweeted saying that he was a great personality of politics. He was a six-time MP, three-time municipal president and two-time MLA. He had the privilege of being the President of the State BJP for two consecutive terms. He has also paid tribute to the demise of Nandu Bhaiya. State BJP leaders and state ministers have also paid tribute to MP Nandkumar Singh Chauhan expressing grief over his demise.