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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 27 (ANI): Actor Riteish Deshmukh on Sunday expressed condolences on the demise of former Union Minister Jaswant Singh while terming him as a 'visionary leader'.

The former Union Minister passed away today morning, due to a cardiac arrest, at the Army Hospital (Research and Referral), Delhi.

"Deeply saddened to hear about the passing away of Shri JaswantSingh ji. He was a patriot, an army man, a writer, a thinker, a progressivea visionary leader who was lovedrevered across party lines," wrote Deshmukh on Twitter.

Extending his condolences to the bereaved family, he added, " Deepest condolences to Manvendra Bhai, the entire family. Rest In Glory Sir."A veteran BJP leader, Jaswant Singh, had first served in the Indian Army before joining politics. He served as a member of both the Houses of the Parliament and held several important positions in the NDA Cabinet. (ANI)

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