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FILE- In this Oct. 10, 2008 file photo, India's then Foreign Minister Pranab Mukherjee, listens as to a speaker during the signing ceremony for the U.S.-India Agreement for Cooperation Concerning Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy, at the State Department, in Washington. Former President Pranab Mukherjee, who was a key troubleshooter in managing fractious coalitions as a member of India's long-governing Congress party died Monday evening. He was 84. Mukherjee had emergency surgery for a blood clot in his brain on August 10 at New Delhi's Army Hospital Research and Referral. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)

Former Indian President Pranab Mukherjee dies at age 84

Aug. 31, 2020 10:06 AM EDT

NEW DELHI (AP) — Former President Pranab Mukherjee, a senior leader of India's Congress party who served in multiple Cabinets during five decades in politics, has died. He was 84. Mukherjee had emergency surgery for a blood clot in his brain on Aug. 10 at New Delhi’s Army Hospital Research and...

Former Indian President Pranab Mukherjee, a senior leader of the opposition Congress party, dies at age 84.

Aug. 31, 2020 8:55 AM EDT
NEW DELHI (AP) — Former Indian President Pranab Mukherjee, a senior leader of the opposition Congress party, dies at age 84.