New Delhi, Oct 19 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday expressed sorrow at the demise of Lok Sabha member Bhola Singh.

“Anguished by the demise of Lok Sabha MP from Begusarai, Shri Bhola Singh Ji. He will be remembered for his outstanding service to society and efforts towards the development of Bihar,” he tweeted.

Modi said his thoughts are with Singh’s family and supporters in this hour of grief.

According to reports, the 82-year-old veteran parliamentarian died at the Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital here, where he was admitted three days ago.

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