Manohar Parrikar is real poster boy for aam aadmi (life in pics)

First Published Mar 17, 2019, 9:53 PM IST

Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar breathed his last on Sunday, March 17, at his residence. In February 2018, Parrikar had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Since then, the most popular politician of the state received treatment in American hospitals, the AIIMS in Delhi, and hospitals in Mumbai and Goa.

Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar breathed his last on Sunday, March 17, at his residence. In February 2018, Parrikar had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Since then, the most popular politician of the state received treatment in American hospitals, the AIIMS in Delhi, and hospitals in Mumbai and Goa.

Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar breathed his last on Sunday, March 17, at his residence. In February 2018, Parrikar had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Since then, the most popular politician of the state received treatment in American hospitals, the AIIMS in Delhi, and hospitals in Mumbai and Goa.

French defence minister Jean Yves le Drian (CL) and Manohar Parrikar (CR) shook hands after signing the deal for India's purchase of 36 French Rafale fighter jets in New Delhi on September 23, 2016

French defence minister Jean Yves le Drian (CL) and Manohar Parrikar (CR) shook hands after signing the deal for India's purchase of 36 French Rafale fighter jets in New Delhi on September 23, 2016

Manohar Parrikar inspected the guard of honour before commissioning the destroyer INS Chennai into the Indian Navy in Mumbai on November 21, 2016. Indian defence minister Manohar Parrikar had commissioned the ship 'Chennai' into the Indian Navy, the third ship of the indigenously designed Kolkata-class guided missile destroyers built by Mazgaon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd.

Manohar Parrikar inspected the guard of honour before commissioning the destroyer INS Chennai into the Indian Navy in Mumbai on November 21, 2016. Indian defence minister Manohar Parrikar had commissioned the ship 'Chennai' into the Indian Navy, the third ship of the indigenously designed Kolkata-class guided missile destroyers built by Mazgaon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd.

Manohar Parrikar greeted the audience at the inauguration day of the 62nd National Convention of ABVP at Arts & Commerce College ground on December 24, 2016 in Indore, India.

Manohar Parrikar greeted the audience at the inauguration day of the 62nd National Convention of ABVP at Arts & Commerce College ground on December 24, 2016 in Indore, India.

Manohar Parrikar and Air Chief Marshal Arup Saha and others during the concluding session of IAF Commanders’ Conference at Vayu Bhavan Air Force, on October 19, 2016 in New Delhi, India.

Manohar Parrikar and Air Chief Marshal Arup Saha and others during the concluding session of IAF Commanders’ Conference at Vayu Bhavan Air Force, on October 19, 2016 in New Delhi, India.

Manohar Parrikar in conversation with Nitin Gokhale, National Security Analyst, during the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2016 at Taj Palace, on December 2, 2016 in New Delhi, India.

Manohar Parrikar in conversation with Nitin Gokhale, National Security Analyst, during the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2016 at Taj Palace, on December 2, 2016 in New Delhi, India.

Manohar Parrikar, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, and Air Chief Marshal of the Indian Airforce Birender Singh Dhanoa watched the Surya Kirans aerobatic team of the Indian Air Force during an aerial display over the skies of Yelahanka Air Force Station on the inaugural day of the 11th edition of 'Aero India', a biennial air show and aviation exhibition, in Bengaluru on February 14, 2017.

Manohar Parrikar, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, and Air Chief Marshal of the Indian Airforce Birender Singh Dhanoa watched the Surya Kirans aerobatic team of the Indian Air Force during an aerial display over the skies of Yelahanka Air Force Station on the inaugural day of the 11th edition of 'Aero India', a biennial air show and aviation exhibition, in Bengaluru on February 14, 2017.

Manohar Parrikar at the International Maritime Conference, during International Fleet Review 2016 in Visakhapatnam.

Manohar Parrikar at the International Maritime Conference, during International Fleet Review 2016 in Visakhapatnam.

Manohar Parrikar attended the opening ceremony of the Aero India show at Air Force Station Yelahanka in Bengaluru, India, on Tuesday, February 14, 2017. More than 750 global and Indian companies attended the international show.

Manohar Parrikar attended the opening ceremony of the Aero India show at Air Force Station Yelahanka in Bengaluru, India, on Tuesday, February 14, 2017. More than 750 global and Indian companies attended the international show.

US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter (L) and Manohar Parrikar (R) of India held a joint press conference at the Pentagon in Arlington, USA on August 29, 2016.

US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter (L) and Manohar Parrikar (R) of India held a joint press conference at the Pentagon in Arlington, USA on August 29, 2016.

Manohar Parrikar arrived for the inauguration of Bharat Parv organised by the Government of India as part of Independence Day celebrations from August 12 to 18, 2016 at Rajpath Lawns, India Gate, on August 12, 2016 in New Delhi, India.

Manohar Parrikar arrived for the inauguration of Bharat Parv organised by the Government of India as part of Independence Day celebrations from August 12 to 18, 2016 at Rajpath Lawns, India Gate, on August 12, 2016 in New Delhi, India.

Manohar Parrikar (L) congratulated three of the Indian Air Force's fighter pilots Bhawana Kanth (L), Avani Chaturvedi (C) and Mohana Singh after the combined graduation parade at the air force academy at Dundigal in Hyderabad on June 18, 2016. The first three women fighter pilots of the Indian Air Force had been conferred with the President's commission, and 22 women trainees were commissioned as flying officers from the Air Force Academy.

Manohar Parrikar (L) congratulated three of the Indian Air Force's fighter pilots Bhawana Kanth (L), Avani Chaturvedi (C) and Mohana Singh after the combined graduation parade at the air force academy at Dundigal in Hyderabad on June 18, 2016. The first three women fighter pilots of the Indian Air Force had been conferred with the President's commission, and 22 women trainees were commissioned as flying officers from the Air Force Academy.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Manohar Parrikar during a Defence Investiture Ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhawan, on May 7, 2016 in New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Manohar Parrikar during a Defence Investiture Ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhawan, on May 7, 2016 in New Delhi

Manohar Parrikar posed for a photograph from the cockpit of a Hindustan Turbo Trainer-40 (HTT-40) aircraft developed by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) after its first test flight in Bangalore on June 17, 2016.

Manohar Parrikar posed for a photograph from the cockpit of a Hindustan Turbo Trainer-40 (HTT-40) aircraft developed by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) after its first test flight in Bangalore on June 17, 2016.

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