Arun Jaitley Indian Politician Article


Arun Jaitley was Indian politician and attorney. He was member of Bharatiya Janata Party and served as a Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs of the Government of India from 2014 to 2019. From 2009 to 2014, he served as the Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha He was a Senior Advocate of the Supreme Court of India.
Jaitley decided not to join the Modi Cabinet in 2019, due to health issues. In February 2019, the media reported that Jaitley had been diagnosed with a rare form of soft-tissue sacroma and was undergoing treatment in the US. On 9 August he was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences,New Delhi (AIIMS) after he complained Breathlessness.
By 23 August, his health had deteriorated. Jaitley died at 12:07 p.m. (IST) the following day, aged 66. He was cremated at Nigam Bodh Ghar on 25 August .