President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday condoled the demise of former legal professional common of India Soli Sorabjee and stated the nation has misplaced an icon of its authorized system in his passing.
Soli Sorabjee, aged 91, died this morning at a Delhi hospital the place he was present process remedy for COVID-19.
“Within the passing of Soli Sorabjee, we misplaced an icon of India’s authorized system. He was among the many choose few who deeply influenced evolution of constitutional regulation & justice system. Awarded with Padma Vibhushan, he was amongst most outstanding jurists. My condolences to his household & associates,” President Kovind stated in a tweet.
Soli Sorabjee had served because the legal professional common of India from 1989-90 and 1998-2004.