A galaxy of leaders, including Punjab Forest Minister Mr. Sadhu Singh Dharamsot, Punjab Minister for Sports Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi and Punjab PWD Minister Mr. Vijay Inder Singla paid tributes to former Finance Minister Mr. Surinder Singla at his bhog ceremony here today. The former FM passed away on June 28.In his tribute Mr. Dharamsot said that Surinder Singla made outstanding contribution for the stabilisation of the state’s economy as Finance Minister in the previous stint of Punjab Government led by Captain Amarinder Singh. Mr. Dharamsot said that as a Political leader Mr. Surinder Singla dedicated his entire life for the welfare of the common people. He also said that Singla was a thorough economist who worked dedicatedly for the upliftment of common people of the state.Representing the state government all the three Punjab Cabinet Ministers handed over the Condolence message of Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to the family members of Mr. Surinder Singla.
Other notable personalities who expressed their condolences to the family of former Finance Minister Mr. Surinder Singla included former Lt. Governor Puducherry Mr. Varinder Kataria, former Union Minister Vijay Goel, former Member Rajya Sabha Tarlochan Singh.Other noted personalities who participated in the ceremony to bid the final adieu to Mr. Surinder Singla included Senior Congress leader Mr. Jyotiraditya Scindia, Member Parliament Mr. Shamsher Singh Dullo, Former Union Minister Mr. Pawan Bansal, Former MP Jagmeet Brar, Former Rajya Sabha Member H.K.Dua, Mrs. Gursharan Kaur wife of former PM Dr. Manmohan Singh, former PPCC President H.S.Hanspal, former MLA Jasbir Singh Khangura, Congress leader Mr. Jagmohan Singh Kang, Resident Commissioner Punjab Bhawan New Delhi Mrs. Rakhee Gupta Bhandari, Additional Resident Commissioner Punjab Bhawan New Delhi Mr. Rahul Bhandari, Industrialist Amarjit Goel and other noted personalities from all walks of society.