Kangra: Himachal Congress Spokesperson and Professional Congress State President Dr. Rajesh Sharma expressed grief over the death of Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Wednesday. Mourning his death, Dr. Rajesh Sharma said, “I’m shocked and deeply saddened by the demise of senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Ahmed Patel. This is a great loss to our nation and the INC. May his soul rest in peace.Dr. Rajesh said my heartfelt condolences to his family, followers, and tributes to the departed soul. Om Shanti. He was the pillar of the party. In his death, the party has suffered an irreparable loss. I joined his family in this moment of grief. Ahmed Patel (71), the top strategist of Congress, died in a Gurugram hospital on Wednesday. He was suffering from complications related to COVID-19. Patel, who was critical for a few days, was treated to the private hospital in Gurugram on November 15 after he developed complications.