Sonia condoles death of former Cuban Prez Fidel Castro

New Delhi: Congress chief Sonia Gandhi today condoled the death of former Cuban President Fidel Castro and stated that the revolutionary icon will forever be remembered for his contribution to the Non Aligned Movement.

Gandhi further stated in a statement that Castro led the oppressed and the striving from the front and stood up to every effort at stifling the voice of freedom.

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She also said that his death is a loss not limited to Cuba or a particular ideology. Congress chief added: “His contribution to the Non Aligned Movement and his unflinching support for India’s cause on various fora will always remain deeply etched in the minds and hearts of the Indian people,” she said.

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