Ex. Akali Minister Gurdev Badal died today

Faridkot: Ex. Punjab Cabinet Minister, Gurdev Singh Badal of Shiromani Akali Dal Party has died today morning at DMC Ludhiana. Gurdev Badal was 85 years old and was having health related problems from laat few days. He was admitted at Dayanand Medical College Ludhiana but doctors couldn't save him.

Gurdev Badal's funeral ceremony will be today at Ram Bagh, Faridkot around 4 pm. He won Punjab Assembly elections from Jaito (Faridkot) contituency several times and once ge became agriculture minister of Punjab. Gurdev Badal was having close relations with Ex. Punjab Chief Minister, Parkash Singh Badal.