Fernandes was a multi-faceted personality: VP Naidu
Describing socialist leader George Fernandes as a "fighter" for the working class, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu Tuesday condoled his death. The veteran socialist passed away Tuesday morning following a prolonged illness.
Naidu's office said in a tweet, "Shri Fernandes was a fighter for working class, a trade unionist, an upright politician, an able administrator, a great parliamentarian and above all was a good human being". Fernandes was a multi-faceted personality, Naidu said.
(With inputs from agencies.)