Former FM Jaitley laid to rest as nation bids adieu | See Pics

Former finance minister Arun Jaitley was cremated with full state honours at the Nigambodh Ghat here on Sunday.

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Zubin Irani arrives to attend the funeral of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Defence Minister Rajnath pays floral tributes during the last respects of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at BJP headquarters in New Delhi on Sunday. Arun Jaitley passed away at the age of 66 on Saturday at AIIMS in New Delhi. (ANI Photo/R Raveendran)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Former Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan pays floral tributes during the last respects of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at BJP headquarters in New Delhi on Sunday. Arun Jaitley passed away at the age of 66 on Saturday at AIIMS in New Delhi. (ANI Photo/R Raveendran)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Governor of Himachal Pradesh Kalraj Mishra pays floral tributes during the last respects of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at BJP headquarters in New Delhi on Sunday. Arun Jaitley passed away at the age of 66 on Saturday at AIIMS in New Delhi. (ANI Photo/R Raveendran)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Mortal remains of former Union Minister and BJP leader Arun Jaitley being taken to Nigambodh Ghat where the cremation will take place, in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Union Home Minister Amit Shah, at Nigam Bodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah pays tribute to former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah pays tribute to former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays tribute to former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays tribute to former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, August 25 (ANI): Chief Minister of Assam Sarbananda Sonowal paying tributes to former Finance Minister Arun Jaitely at BJP headquarters in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla pays tribute to former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla pays tribute to former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla pays tribute to former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu pays tribute to former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu pays tribute to former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley being wrapped with the national flag by the army officers at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu pays tribute to former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Mortal remains of Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley being taken for cremation at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani pays tribute to former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Army personnel laying wreath on behalf of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Mortal remains of Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley being taken for cremation at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • Switzerland, Aug 25 (ANI): India's Pusarla Sindhu in action during her final women's singles match against Japan's Nozomi Okuhara during 2019 Badminton World Championships at St. Jakobshalle Basel in Basel on Sunday. (REUTERS Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Vice President of India M Venkaiah Naidu in conversation as Defence Minister Rajnath Singh looks on during the funeral of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah along with Rohan Jaitley (L) son of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley during his funeral at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. Arun Jaitley passed away at the age of 66 years at AIIMS on Saturday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): (L-R) Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh during the funeral of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Mortal remains of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley being taken for his funeral, at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. Arun Jaitley passed away at the age of 66 years at AIIMS on Saturday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Family members of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley during his funeral, at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. Arun Jaitley passed away at the age of 66 years at AIIMS on Saturday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Sangeeta Jaitley (L) and Sonali Jaitley wife and daughter of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley during his funeral, at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. Arun Jaitley passed away at the age of 66 years at AIIMS on Saturday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Sangeeta Jaitley (L) and Sonali Jaitley wife and daughter of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley during his funeral, at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. Arun Jaitley passed away at the age of 66 years at AIIMS on Saturday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Chief Minister of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal greets Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh during the funeral of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, August 25 (ANI): A relative of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitely paying him tributes at BJP headquarters in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Chief Minister of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis (R), Chief Minister of Bihar Nitish Kumar (C) during the funeral of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Defence Minister Rajnath Singh (C) during the funeral of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

  • New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Commissioner of Delhi Police Amulya Patnaik arrives to attend the funeral of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)