Cricket Fraternity offers Condolences to Jagmohan Dalmiya

Published 09/20/2015, 3:40 PM EDT


BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya passed away hours ago from a heart attack in Kolkata. The 75-year old succumbed to internal bleeding and organ failures. Read more here.

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As the whole cricketing world mourns the death, some of them took to Twitter to express their grief and condolences to Mr. Dalmiya’s loved ones. Here are a selected few-

The President and Prime Minister of the country led the condolences from the front.

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National cricketing legends followed suit in honouring the achievements of the deceased soul. Sachin Tendulkar was especially appreciative of Dalmiya’s work and mentions the time he met with him last.

The current Indian squad players also took to Twitter to express their grief. Here are a few-

Even foreign cricketers such as Jason Gillespie expressed his condolences for Mr. Dalmiya’s loved ones.

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Last but not the least, film stars and other celebrities also followed suit with their condolences. Here is Shah Rukh Khan,

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Last but not the least, EssentiallySports would like to express our condolences to Mr. Dalmiya’s family and friends. RIP.

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Ram Narayan

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