Ashok Desai Rests in Eternal Peace on Monday Morning

Former Attorney General for India and Senior Lawyer Ashok Desai passed away on Monday morning at 5:30 AM. Check out here.

by Monika

Updated: Apr 13, 2020 13:36 IST

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Ashok Desai dies on Monday morning.

Ashok Desai died on Monday at 5:30 AM at the age of 78. Desai was designated as a Senior Advocate on August 8th, 1977, who started his practice in Bombay High Court in 1956. He was appointed as the attorney general of India from July 9th, 1996 to May 6th, 1998. Also, he was awarded the Padma Bhushan and Law Luminary Award in 2001. He has also written many books and articles.
Senior Advocate Sanjay Hedge remembered him as a “better man, a great lawyer, and someone who commanded universal respect.”

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