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First Chief Minister of Chattisgarh Ajit Jogi passes away


Radhika Dhawad | May 29, 2020 15:59

Ajit Jogi
Ajit Jogi
Ajit Jogi

First Chief Minister (CM) of Chattisgarh Ajit Jogi (74) passed away on Friday after suffering two cardiac arrests at a private hospital in Raipur. Jogi had suffered two heart attacks and since then remained critical and was on ventilator support. He suffered a cardiac arrest on Wednesday night as well.

The senior leader served as the first CM of Chhattisgarh from November 2000 to November 2003 in then Congress government.