Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on Tuesday expressed condolence over the sudden demise of former president A.P.J Abdul Kalam, saying that he was a terrific human being and an inspiration to all.
Tendulkar took to social micro-blogging site Twitter to share his sentiments. He tweeted, “The nation mourns the loss of a great person. Former President of India, a renowned scientist, an inspiration to all, a terrific human being…RIP Dr. Abdul Kalam.”
Indian Test skipper Virat Kohli too paid a tribute to Dr. Kalam, calling him a visionary leader. He tweeted, “A role model for so many, a visionary leader and a person with an indomitable spirit, RIP APJ Abdul Kalam Sir.”
Renowned cricket commentator Harsha Bhogle also paid his tribute saying, “Not just a leader but a cult hero. A great President. A great Indian #RIPKalam.”