Pranab Mukherjee laid to rest with gun salute on Sept 1

Pranab Mukherjee laid to rest with gun salute on Sept 1

Former 13th President Pranab Mukherjee was cremated with state honours.

He was cremated at the Lodhi Road crematorium on Tuesday.

His demised body was earlier kept at his residence in Delhi where leaders, including President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi and others, paid their last respects to former 13th President.

Former President Pranab Mukherjee passed away on Monday at the age of 84.

In 2012, Bharat Ratna Awardee was elected President of India.

Pranab Mukherjee had served as a Member of Parliament seven times and had also served in the cabinet of several prime ministers.

Pranab Mukherjee laid to rest with gun salute on Sept 1

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