On 12th August 2020( Wednesday), the official Twitter handle of the Congress party
informed that the Congress Spokesperson and a true patriot Shri Rajiv Tyagi passed away due to a sudden cardiac arrest at his residence in Ghaziabad.
After the heart attack, he was immediately rushed to the Yashoda Hospital in Ghaziabad, where doctors tried to help him but they couldn’t.
The Congress twitter account informed by tweeting that “We are deeply saddened by the sudden demise of Shri Rajiv Tyagi, a staunch congressman, and a true patriot. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends in the time of grief.
A few minutes earlier from his demise, he had participated in a television debate with the BJP leader Sambit Patra. The BJP leader also expressed his shocked reaction at the Congress Spokesmen’s sudden death.
He told that it is difficult to believe that Rajiv Tyagi is no longer in this world. Late Rajiv Tyagi and the BJP leader had debated together some hours before at 5 pm on the same day on the show on news channel Aaj Tak.
Wednesday morning, Tyagi tweeted that he will be seen on the famous Hindi news channel Aaj Tak at 5 pm.
The demise of @RT for India, National Spokesperson of @INC India is sad news for the Congress party, asserted the NCP leader Nawab Malik. He also did prayers for the strength of the family and friends of the Rajiv Tyagi in the hour of grief.
Senior Maharashtra Congress leader Balasaheb Thorat also described his shocking emotions on the sudden death of Rajiv Tyagi by posting on his Twitter handle.
In 2019 October, Priyanka Gandhi, General Secretary of Congress party, appointed Tyagi as it’s media in-charge in Uttar Pradesh. He had also worked in various capacities of the party and was assigned to manage the media in Mumbai in 2019 Maharashtra assembly polls.
Many Congress leaders and other political party leaders expressed their prayers for the family and friends of Shri Rajiv Tyagi on their official Twitter handles respectively.