1. Jayalalithaa Death: Centre declares mourning

Jayalalithaa Death: Centre declares mourning

The Centre declared one-day state mourning today in view of the demise of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.

By: | New Delhi | Published: December 6, 2016 10:46 AM
A Home Ministry spokesperson said the national flag on all government buildings across the country will be flown at half-mast throughout the day. (ANI) A Home Ministry spokesperson said the national flag on all government buildings across the country will be flown at half-mast throughout the day. (ANI)

The Centre declared one-day state mourning today in view of the demise of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.

A Home Ministry spokesperson said the national flag on all government buildings across the country will be flown at half-mast throughout the day.

The central government will also accord state funeral to Jayalalithaa.

Jayalalithaa, a popular leader who showered the poor with populist programmes, died last night at a private hospital in Chennai after battling for life for 75 days.

The 67-year-old leader had suffered a massive cardiac arrest on Sunday evening.

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