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Fmr AG Soli Sorabjee Talks About Ram Jethmalani 'as Known To Friends'

Written By Apoorva Rao | Mumbai | Published:

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  • Eminent jurist Soli Sorabjee spoke about the unfortunate demise of well-known lawyer Ram Jethmalani
  • He spoke about Ram Jethmalani known to his friends
  • He also spoke about how his friendship with the late MP began

Eminent jurist Soli Sorabjee spoke about the unfortunate demise of well-known lawyer Ram Jethmalani. He spoke about Ram Jethmalani known to his friends. He also spoke about how his friendship with the late MP began. He also spoke qualities of possessed by him which endeared him to his friends.

Soli Sorabjee on Ram Jethmalani's demise

"We had differences on certain points but on the whole, our relationship was cordial and very understanding. He did not hesitate fight against the government or critique the popular forces... Sometimes he spoke more than he should have and that's what made him likeable to his friends. I am very sorry about his passing. Unfortunately, I did not meet him recently. When I heard about his death I was sad, very sad," he said.

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About Ram Jethmalani's demise

Ram Jethmalani, former Union Minister and senior advocate of Supreme Court of India and an eminent professor of law passed away on Sunday, September 8. He was 95-years-old. Ram Jethmalani breathed his last at 7.45 am at his official residence in New Delhi, his son Mahesh Jethmalani informed. His son also informed that Ram Jethmalani's last rites will be performed in the evening at the Lodhi road crematorium. 

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A glimpse at Ram Jethmalani's career

Ram Jethmalani was a former Union Minister and senior advocate of Supreme Court of India and an eminent professor of law passed. September 8 at the age of 95. Ram Jethmalani breathed his last at 7.45 am at his official residence in New Delhi, his son Mahesh Jethmalani informed. His son also informed that Ram Jethmalani's last rites will be performed in the evening at the Lodhi road crematorium.

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Ram Jethmalani's education and early career

Ram Jethmalani obtained a law degree at an early age of 17. He started practising law in Karachi until the partition of India. After partition, he moved to the then Bombay province. He began his life afresh in Bombay with his family after moving there.

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