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Former President Pratibha Patil’s husband passed away at the age of 89

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Devisingh Ransingh Shekhawat, husband of former President of India, Pratibha Patil and Ex. MLA passes away on February 24, 2023 while undergoing treatment at the KEM Hospital in Pune. Late Mr. Shekhawat had suffered a heart attack two days ago for which he was admitted in the hospital but he away today morning.

Devisingh Shekhawat was a politician and agriculturist and also the first gentleman of India and the husband of the first female President of India, Pratibha Patil. He formerly held the positions of first Mayor of Amravati and First Gentleman of Rajasthan.

Devisingh Shekhawat was also quite active in the area of education. In 1972, he completed his PhD at Mumbai University. He was the principal of a college that was run by the Vidya Bharti Shikshan Sanstha Foundation.

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Many political figures like PM Modi, NCP chief, Sharad Pawar and Former President Ram Nath Kovind offered condolences to the family.

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