Arun Jaitley, every big man's friend, passes away at the age of 66-- leaving behind lessons in the 'art of the possible'
- The former Finance Minister of India succumbed to sustained illness today (August 24).
- For a politician who never won an election, Jaitley remained largely relevant and influential throughout his career spanning decades.
- Jaitley famously backed Narendra Modi in his early days and even when the party's leadership denounced the latter, he stoody by Modi.
- In a world where friendships are forged with secrets and power, Jaitley was everyone’s confidante, philosopher, and guide.