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Punjab and Haryana Governor condoles Dr Kalam's death

Punjab and Haryana Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki on Tuesday expressed deepest condolence over the death of former President APJ Abdul Kalam.

Chandigarh: Punjab and Haryana Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki on Tuesday expressed deepest condolence over the death of former President APJ Abdul Kalam.

"The sudden demise of former president A P J Abdul Kalam was a tremendous loss to the country," Solanki, who is also the Administrator of Union Territory, Chandigarh, said.

He said that Kalam had been a leading light who will always be remembered for his services to the country.

The former President had breathed his last at Bethany Hospital, Shillong, Meghalaya yesterday after he collapsed during a lecture at the IIM.