On Friday 28th June 2013 Shri Narendra Modi condoled the demise of former Union Minister Smt. Bhavnaben Chikhalia. Smt. Chikhalia served as a Lok Sabha MP from Junagadh and a Minister of State in the NDA Government led by Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
Shri Modi Tweeted, “Sad to know of demise of former Union Minister Bhavnaben Chikhalia. We have lost a dedicated Karyakarta in her. May her soul rest in peace.”