BHOPAL : Chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has expressed profound grief over the death of additional director public relations and CM’s press officer Dr Bhupendra Gautam’s father ND Gautam. He died at his native village Modaha in Hamirpur (Uttar Pradesh) this morning. Chouhan said that late ND Gautam was an easygoing, simple person of religious nature. He had deep faith in folk culture. The CM has prayed to the Almighty to grant peace to the departed soul and strength to the bereaved family to bear this loss.