New Delhi: Congress spokesperson Rajiv Tyagi passed away on Wednesday due to cardiac arrest.
The national party informed about the demise of its leader through the official Twitter handle. The tweet read, “We are deeply saddened by the sudden demise of Shri Rajiv Tyagi. A staunch Congressman & a true patriot. Our thoughts and prayers are with his families & friends in this time of grief.”
Last year in October, Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi appointed him as its media in-charge in Uttar Pradesh. Tyagi was Congress’ national spokesperson and had worked in the party in various capacities. He was also assigned to handle the media in Mumbai in the Maharashtra Assembly polls.