Former Haryana Congress chief Shamsher Singh Surjewala on Monday passed away following a brief illness, party leaders said.
He breathed his last at AIIMS hospital in New Delhi.
The 87-year-old leader had served as a Minister in the Haryana government and was also elected to the Rajya Sabha once.
He is the father of Congress national media in-charge and national spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala.
His cremation will take place today afternoon in Narwana