National deputy Jorge Obeid passed away
Argentina, January 28, 2014
Obeid, former governor of Santa Fe, of 66 years old, was hospitalized on Friday after suffering a picture of thromboembolism. Currently, he was serving as national deputy.
In the last legislative elections, Obeid topped the list for the kirchnerism in Santa Fe, However, his condition worsened in the last time, reason why he had to be hospitalized since last Friday when he suffered a thromboembolism aggravated by the severe illness that had him on edge.
Jorge Obeid was born in Diamante, in the province of Entre Rios. As a teenager, he came to Santa Fe to perform his engineering studies. He was a councilor and mayor. And both times he was governor of Santa Fe, he did it with a voting share of about 50%. His remains will be veiled in his home.