JAMMU, Feb. 4 -- Hiamchal Pradesh chief minister Jai Ram Thakur on Sunday expressed deep condolences over the demise of the former legislator Shaunkiya Ram.

Ram, 81, died at his native village Junga in district Shimla.The Congress leader twice represented Kasumpti assembly constituency in 1972 and 1985. "I pray to almighty to grant peace to the departed soul and give strength to the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss," CM's message read.

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