Mayawati mourns demise of J Jayalalithaa

LUCKNOW || Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Tuesday condoled the demise of Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa.

kluIn a condolence message released by her party, the former UP chief minister recalled the late AIADMK leader as “popular, a far-sighted leader and an able administrator” who championed the cause of the poor, downtrodden and the marginalized sections of the society.

Expressing her condolences to the people of Tamil Nadu, Mayawati also expressed solidarity with the followers, supporters and family members of the late Tamil Nadu chief minister.

Jayalalithaa died last night after a massive cardiac arrest, preceded by a long illness related to a lung ailment.