”Babuji Motilal Vora’s demise is an irreparable loss not only for Chhattisgarh but also for entire Congress Family, we have lost a guardian, said Chief Minister Mr. Baghel
Raipur (the states. news) Mr. Motilal Vora, the man who served as Chief Minister of undivided Madhya Pradesh twice and as Governor of Uttar Pradesh once, passed away today. Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh Mr. Bhupesh Baghel has expressed profound grief on the sad demise of Mr. Motilal Vora. Paying a humble tribute to late Shri Vora, Mr. Baghel said that his demise is an irreparable loss to not only Chhattisgarh but to entire Congress family. We have lost a guardian. He started his political career from scratch and made his way to the national-level. He was a dedicated member of Congress party all his life. Chief Minister said that-“Babuji Shri Vora was one of the important people in my life, from whom I had learnt a lot about politics. Chief Minister Mr. Baghel prayed for the departed soul to rest in peace and deeply empathized with the grief-stricken family of Shri Vora.
Mr. Baghel said that it was yesterday, when Babu Ji’s 93rd birthday was celebrated. No one expected this tragic news today. He said that as Chief Minister of undivided Madhya Pradesh, Mr. Vora had made immense contribution to the all-round development of the then Chhattisgarh region. He had started his public life from journalism. In year 1968, Shri Vora was elected as Corporator of Durg Municipal Corporation. In year 1972, he was elected as Congress MLA for the first time. Later, in year 1977 and 1980 again, he was elected as MLA. The then Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh Mr. Arjun Singh had appointed him as Cabinet Minister. He served as Chief Minister undivided Madhya Pradesh twice. He had also rendered his services as Governor of Uttar Pradesh and as Union Minister.