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Senior RSS leader Natvarsinghji Vaghela passes away

india Updated: Jan 27, 2010 16:25 IST

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid rich tribute to veteran RSS leader Natvarsinhji Vaghela who passed away on Tuesday duo to prolonged illness in Rajkot.

"Natvarsinhji a hard worker sacrificed his entire life working for RSS in Saurashtra region." Modi while paying tributes to Natvarsinhji said in Rajkot.

"It is unique to be working for a single organisation for over six decades," Modi said, adding, Natvarsinhji had played a significant role in training and educating him and thousands of other RSS workers.

State Finance Minister Vajubhai Vala accompanied with the Chief Minister also paid tributes to Natvarsnhji whose body was kept at RSS office from where funeral procession was taken this morning.

BJP state unit president Parshottam Rupala, state unit general secretary Vijay Rupani, state home minister Amit Shah and Energy minster Saurabh Patel also paid tributes to the departed leader.

Natvarsinhji passed away yesterday at the age of 88 duo to prolonged illness, sources from RSS said adding he was unmarried and sacrificed his life working for RSS.