Chandigarh, January 18, 2020: Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal today condoled the demise of former MP and Chief editor of Punjab Kesri (Delhi) Mr. Ashwani Kumar Chopra who breathed his last in a Gurgaon hospital after battling cancer.
In a condolence message to the bereaved family, the SAD President said
Ashwani Sharma’s unwavering commitment to the high morals in the field of journalism would not only be appreciated but it would also continue to guide the budding journalists in times to come. He also tirelessly worked for the welfare of downtrodden during his political stint as BJP MP for 16th Lok Sabha from Karnal of Haryana. “His departure has created a huge vacuum in both journalism and politics as he never compromised on the core values of justice while highlighting the burning issues of the country as well as fighting for the rights of downtrodden,” he added.
Expressing his heartfelt condolences with the bereaved family, Mr. Sukhbir Badal prayed for eternal peace for the departed soul.