Indian athletes pay tribute to former president Abdul Kalam
Indian athletes express their condolences to former president Abdul Kalam.
India lost one of it’s greatest visionaries last evening when Dr. Abdul Kalam died during a lecture at IIM Shillong. According to doctors at the Bethany hospital, Kalam suffered a massive cardiac arrest.
Kalam was the 11th president of India and occupied the post between 2002 and 2007. Known as the people’s president, Kalam’s ideals stand to this day.
This was his last tweet.
Going to Shillong.. to take course on Livable Planet earth at iim. With @srijanpalsingh and Sharma.— In memoryof Dr.Kalam (@APJAbdulKalam) July 27, 2015
Indian sportspersons took to social media to express their condolences to the missile man of India.
The nation mourns the loss of a great person (1/2)— sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) July 27, 2015
Former President of India, a renowned scientist, an inspiration to all, a terrific human being...RIP Dr. Abdul Kalam (2/2)— sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) July 27, 2015
We will miss u deeply Mr. Abdul Kalam sir a great person .....RIP— Saina Nehwal (@NSaina) July 27, 2015
A huge loss for the nation, you were a source of inspiration to millions of countrymen #RIP Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam— Anil Kumble (@anilkumble1074) July 27, 2015
A role model for so many, a visionary leader and a person with an indomitable spirit, RIP APJ Abdul Kalam Sir.— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) July 27, 2015
Very sad day for india...deeply Saddened hearing the news at the sudden demise of Bharat Ratna Dr APJ Abdul Kalam .surly the real Ratna— Sreesanth (@sreesanth36) July 27, 2015
RIP APJ Abdul Kalam Sir; a scientist, a leader, a mentor, his vision will truly live on.— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) July 28, 2015
RIP APJ KALAM You will always be remembered as one the greatest , most humble and loved presidents India has ever had..— Harbhajan Singh (@harbhajan_singh) July 27, 2015
Very sad day for http://t.co/UQfyBw1vxg Dr.Kalam.The nation will always remember you for launching the Rohini.— Ashwin Ravichandran (@ashwinravi99) July 27, 2015
As a country the best gift we can give Mr.kalams soul,is to make his India 2020 vision a reality.Thank you for being a selfless soul sir.— Ashwin Ravichandran (@ashwinravi99) July 27, 2015