Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave Passes Away (Download PDF)


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Union Environment Minister Anil Dave passed away. 60-year-old Dave complained of uneasiness at his home this morning and was rushed to All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) where he passed away, according to official sources.

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  • The minister is unwell and has not been coming to office on regular basis.
  • A senior environment ministry official had told HT.
  • His death was condoled by senior politicians.
  • His official residence in the national capital.
  • The incident came to light at around 7.30 am, when his staff tried to wake him up.
  • He is well known for his work on river Narmada through an organisation ‘Narmada Samagra’ founded by him.
  • Which works on conservation of Narmada and its catchment area through various activities and events.
  • Gandhi also conveyed her condolences to members of Dave’s family as well as his admirers and supporters.
  • Standing Committee on Environment and Forest and Science & Technology.
  • He was tremendously passionate towards conserving the environment.
  • He was a member of the Rajya Sabha since 2009.
  • He was also a nominated member of Indian Council for Cultural Relations.
  • He was also an author having authored several books on various subjects including environment and climate change.
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- Published/Last Modified on: May 22, 2017

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