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Sukh Ram announces retirement

Sukh Ram (82) announces his retirement from electoral politics at a function in his native Kotali village in Mandi district.

india Updated: Nov 25, 2007 16:25 IST

Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Sukh Ram has announced his retirement from electoral politics, marking an end to his 45-year active political career.



Sukh Ram (82), credited with bringing "telecommunication revolution" in the country as a minister for communication in the Narsimha Rao ministry, announced his retirement from electoral politics at a function in his native Kotali village in Mandi district on Saturday and nominated his son Anil Sharma as his political successor.