Bhopal, May 19, 2017 (Ataullah Faizan): The last rites of Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Forest and Environment Mr. Anil Madhav Dave was performed today with full state honours at Bandrabhan on the banks of Narmada in Hoshangabad district. Mr. Dave’s younger brother Mr. Abhay Dave lit the pyre. As per Late Mr. Dave’s wish, his last rites were performed in Bandrabhan. He would organize Nadi Jal Mahotsav once every two years at the same spot. Chief Minister Mr. Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Union Water Resources Minister Miss Uma Bharti, Union Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Mr. Thawarchand Gehlot, Union Science and Technology Minister Mr. Harshvardhan, Union Panchayat and Rural Development Minister Mr. Narendra Singh Tomar, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Mr. Anant Kumar, Vidhan Sabha Speaker Dr. Sitasaran Sharma, Madhya Pradesh Cabinet members, MPs and MLAs were present at Bandrabhan to pay last respects to Late Mr. Dave.