Ex-Governor of MP Ram Naresh Yadav dies

Lucknow: Former Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav passed away today at a hospital in Lucknow after prolonged illness.

Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav
Former Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav died today at age 90 at PGI Lucknow.

Yadav (90) breathed his last at PGI Lucknow this morning, an official said here.

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Public Relations and Water Resources Minister, Narottam Mishra have expressed grief over the demise of Yadav.

Yadav served as the Madhya Pradesh Governor from August 26, 2011 to September 7, 2016. The veteran Congress leader was also Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister from 1977-79.

PTI