Mortal remains of Narain Dutt Tiwari to reach Lucknow tomorrow

Lucknow,Oct 19 (UNI) The body of former Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand chief minister Narain Dutt Tiwari will reach here on Saturday noon from Delhi and it would be kept for darshan at the Vidhan Bhawan.

Official sources here on Friday said, the mortal remains of the former CM would reach Lucknow airport 12 noon on Saturday and would be kept at Vidhan Bhawan for the leaders and other dignitaries from 1300 hrs to 1500 hrs to pay their tributes.

UP deputy CM Dinesh Sharma on the direction of CM Yogi Adityanath, will reach Delhi on Saturday morning and will accompany the air ambulance to ferry the mortal remains of the leader to Lucknow.

At Lucknow airport, Chief Minister along with his ministerial colleagues will receive the body of Mr Tiwari at the airport.

After the condolence at the Vidhan Bhawan, UP minority welfare minister Baldev Alakh will accompany the body to Pantnagar in Uttarkhand on Saturday evening .

Mr Tiwari died in New Delhi on Thursday after a prolonged illness. Surprisingly, the Congress leader died on his 93rd birthday.