Former Indian cricketer Chetan Chauhan cremated with state honours

Credit: Mid-Day- Published on August 17, 2020
The mortal remains of Uttar Pradesh Cabinet Minister and former cricketer Chetan Chauhan were consigned to flames at the Brajghat in Hapur with state honours on Monday.

The 73-year-old was admitted to a hospital after he tested positive for coronavirus. He breathed his last at the Medanta Hospital in Gurugram on...

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Published on August 16, 2020 -  01:39
Besides cricketer and politician, Chetan Chauhan was a good human being: Anurag Thakur
Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs, and former president of BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India), Anurag Thakur expressed sorrow on the demise of Chetan Chauhan. 'It is unbelievable that Chetan Chauhan is not among us now. He was a very good person besides being a cricketer and politician," said Anurag Thakur to ANI. Former Indian cricketer Chetan Chauhan passed away on August 16. The former cricketer-turned-politician was suffering from kidney ailment, and had also tested positive for coronavirus.

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