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Former chairman of the Improvement Trust and Akali leader Baljit Singh Neela Mahal passed away

Jalandhar: Former chairman of the Improvement Trust and Akali leader Baljit Singh Neela Mahal passes away this morning. He felt minor chest pain at around 5 am, after which his family took him to New Ruby Hospital, where doctors declared him dead.

His brother Surjit Singh told that Baljit Singh was very healthy and he was not suffering from any disease. Accoridng to the family, funeral will take palce today keeping in mind the guidelines issued in view of Coronavirus Pandemic.

It is worth mentioning that Baljit Singh was associated with Akali Dal for a long time. He was posted as  the chairperson of the trust during the Akali-BJP government. His brother Kamaljeet Singh Gandhi was a councillor who passed away last year.