Dr. Abdul Kalam was an inspiration to all, says Sachin Tendulkar


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.”