The Indian Union Muslim League leader and former Union Minister E Ahamed passed away early Morning on Wednesday after suffering from a Cardiac arrest. The report was confirmed by the senior doctor.
The 78-year-old Ahamed died at 2:15 am at RML hospital where he was admitted on Tuesday and put on artificial life support.
The Senior Doctor from RML hospital said, “E Ahamed has passed away at 2:15 am. His body has been taken to AIIMS hospital for embalming (a method to preserve a corpse from decaying) as the facility is not available at RML”.
His body will be taken to Kerala later Today.
The minister suffered the cardiac arrest at around 2.15 PM and was shifted to the RML trauma centre’s ICU where he was put on the ventilator and breathed his last.
Many leaders including Congress President Sonia Gandhi, party vice president Rahul Gandhi, leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad rushed to the hospital late at night and met Ahamed’s family.
Many people have shown their condolence on social media spreading the message of Rest in Peace.