Former Union Textile Minister in NDA government, Kashiram Rana, 76, passed away today early in the morning after severe chest pain in Ahmedabad.
Kashiram Rana will be cremated in Surat on Friday evening.
Rana was a senior BJP leader in Gujarat and was among the four pioneers of Gujarat BJP who made the party stronger in state.
Rana recently joined Gujarat Parivartan Party (GPP) as founder member and was made vice president of the party. Rana was busy in campaigning for the party and was incharge of party’s affairs in south Gujarat.