Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday announced that a statue of former finance minister late Arun Jaitley will be installed in the state.
The chief minister also said that Jaitley’s birth anniversary will be celebrated as a state function every year while speaking at the SKM hall in Patna.
Jaitley passed away in New Delhi on August 24 at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). He was 66. He was cremated with full state honours at the Nigambodh Ghat in the national capital on August 25.
(With ANI inputs)