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Former Goa Governor Mridula Sinha passes away


  • 77 Year old Former Governor of Goa and vetern BJP leader Mridula Sinha passed away in a hospital in Delhi on 18 Nov.
  • Born on November 27, 1942, at a village in Chhapra in Bihar, Mridula Sinha was also the 1st woman Governor of Goa. 
  • A renowned Hindi writer, Mridula Sinha also served as the head of the BJP's women's wing and chairperson of Central Social Welfare Board in the Ministry of Human Resource Development.
  • President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have expressed grief over the demise of the veteran leader.