died at a non-public hospital
in Bengaluru within the early hours of Monday.
“Extraordinarily saddened by the passing away of my valued colleague and pal, Shri Ananth Kumar Ji. He was a outstanding chief, who entered public life at a younger age and went on to serve society with utmost diligence and compassion. He’ll all the time be remembered for his good work,” Modi tweeted.
Describing Kumar as an ready administrator, the Prime Minister stated he was and was a fantastic asset to the BJP.
“He labored onerous to strengthen the get together in Karnataka, significantly in Bengaluru and surrounding areas. He was all the time accessible to his constituents,” Modi stated.
“I spoke to his spouse, Dr. Tejaswini Ji and expressed condolences on the passing away of Shri Ananth Kumar Ji. My ideas are along with his complete household, mates and supporters on this hour of grief and disappointment. Om Shanti,” he stated.
Extraordinarily saddened by the passing away of my valued colleague and pal, Shri Ananth Kumar Ji. He was a outstanding… https://t.co/gqEsVO70xP
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) 1541984221000
Kumar was affected by most cancers and had come again from the US in October after remedy on the Memorial Sloan Kettering Most cancers Centre, New York.
He’s survived by spouse and two daughters.