Gangtok, Aug. 24 -- Chief Minister Prem Sing (Tamang) Goley has condoled the sad demise of former Union finance minister Arun Jaitley.

In his condolence message the CM said, "With deep sense of grief, I convey my deep condolences to the family of a senior leader and stalwart of the Bharatya Janta Party, the former Union Finance Minister, Late Arun Jaitleyji on his sad demise on 24th August 2019 at the age of 66.

"Late Jaitley was a constitutional expert and one of the legal luminaries in the country and a renowned scholar. Former finance minister Arun Jaitley was the man at the forefront of reforms that formed the cornerstone of the first term of the NDA-led government in the Centre. He was the guiding force to bring the one tax regime in...