News / Manohar Parrikar cremated with military honours, with gun last salute

Hindustan Times : Mar 18, 2019, 06:15 PM
Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar died at his residence in Panaji on Sunday, prompting the Centre to announce a national mourning even as tributes flowed in from across the political spectrum for the 63-year-old former defence minister who was widely considered the tallest BJP leader from the state. Manohar Parrikar was cremated with full military honours. He was accorded with gun salute.