Noted lawyer Rani Jethmalani passes away

Rani Jethmalani, Supreme Court lawyer and daughter of former Union Law Minister Ram Jethmalani, died of prolonged illness.

Last Updated: Dec 31, 2011, 14:06 PM IST

Mumbai: Rani Jethmalani, Supreme Court
lawyer and daughter of former Union Law Minister Ram Jethmalani, died of prolonged illness here on Saturday morning,
family sources said.

Rani was admitted to the Breach Candy hospital in
South Mumbai on December 9 following multi-organ
complications.
According to relatives, Rani was discharged from the
hospital a few days ago but developed complications again and
breathed her last at her residence in South Mumbai.
The funeral would be held later today at Chandanwadi
crematorium. Rani, who was in her 50s, was also an eminent
social activist.

PTI