Fatorda: Goa Forward Party President and Deputy Chief Minister Vijai Sardesai has condoled death of veteran freedom fighter Mohan Ranade who passed away at Pune, this morning.
Sardesai tweeted: RIP Padmashree Mohan Ranade. One of the key figures in #Goa’s #liberation. Someone who spent 14 years in #Portuguese prisons including 6 years in solitary confinement. History says his release was due to the intervention of the Pope at the prodding of Former Tamil Nadu CM Annadurai.
Veteran Freedom Fighter Mohan Ranade passed away this morning while undergoing treatment in a hospital at Pune. pic.twitter.com/xDBez2BR8V
— Goa News Hub (@goanewshub) June 25, 2019