passed away on Wednesday after suffering a
, the party said. A young leader, Tyagi suffered an attack soon after a TV debate and fell unconscious at his residence in
, sources said.
He was immediately rushed to
the Yashoda Hospital
, where doctors tried to revive him, but could not, the sources said.
His last tweet was about his participation in a TV debate at 5 PM.
आज शाम 5:00 बजे आज तक पर रहूंगा। धन्यवाद।— Rajiv Tyagi (@RTforINDIA) 1597227105000
"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," the Congress tweeted.
We are deeply saddened by the sudden demise of Shri Rajiv Tyagi. A staunch Congressman & a true patriot. Our though… https://t.co/ECerUJOyeY— Congress (@INCIndia) 1597242427000