- Piyush Goyal, a senior BJP leader, expressed his deep sorrow and condolences over the news of the passing of Girish Bapat, a BJP MP from Pune.
- Goyal highlighted Bapat’s significant contributions to public service during his long political career, as well as his role in empowering the BJP in Maharashtra.
- In this difficult time, Goyal offered his sympathies and support to Bapat’s family and supporters, recognizing the loss of a valuable leader in the party and community.
Piyush Goyal, the Minister of Railways and Commerce, expressed his deep sadness at the news of the passing of BJP MP Girish Bapat from Pune. In a statement released on his official Twitter account, Goyal praised Bapat for his long and distinguished political career, as well as his contributions to the empowerment of the BJP in Maharashtra.
Girish Bapat was a prominent figure in Maharashtra politics and had served as a Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) for several terms before being elected to the Lok Sabha in 2019. He was known for his active involvement in public service and his dedication to the people of Pune.
Goyal paid tribute to Bapat’s commitment to public service, saying that he had been “instrumental in empowering BJP4 Maharashtra.” Goyal also expressed his condolences to Bapat’s family and supporters, saying that he shared their grief at this difficult time.
The news of Girish Bapat’s passing has been met with shock and sadness by many in Maharashtra and across the country. Bapat was widely respected for his leadership, his commitment to his constituents, and his tireless efforts to improve the lives of the people he served.
In the wake of Bapat’s passing, many have taken to social media to express their condolences and pay tribute to his life and legacy. Many have also highlighted the significant contributions that Bapat made to the BJP and to Maharashtra politics more broadly, and have praised him for his dedication to public service.