Arun Jaitley was a major figure within the BJP, and died at the All India Institute Of Medical Science in Delhi. He was 66.
Vice-President, M Venkaiah Naidu on Arun Jaitley: “His death is an irreparable loss for the country and personally to me also. I have no words to express my grief. He was a powerful intellectual, an able administrator and a man of impeccable integrity.”