Sportspersons pay homage to APJ Abdul Kalam

Sportspersons pay homage to APJ Abdul Kalam

Many of India’s sportsperson have recorded their grief on the demise of India’s 11th President and missile man APJ Abdul Kalam through the social media, paying tribute to one of India’s greatest sons. Sachin Tendulkar wrote "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 Abdul Kalam".
Some of the other messages are given below.
A role model for so many, a visionary leader and a person with an indomitable spirit, RIP APJ Abdul Kalam Sir.
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli)

Dream is not that which you see while sleeping, it is something that does not let you sleep - Dr APJ Abdul Kalam.
— Sanjay Manjrekar (@sanjaymanjrekar) July 27, 2015

— Sreesanth (@sreesanth36) July 27, 2015
Not just a leader but a cult hero. A great President. A great Indian #RIPKalam
— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) July 27, 2015
#RIP Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
— Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) July 27, 2015
Very sad day for Dr.Kalam.The nation will always remember you for launching the Rohini.
— Ashwin Ravichandran (@ashwinravi99) July 27, 2015
Even India's tennis queen got onto twitter to express her respect
What a sad day this has been 😔
— Sania Mirza (@MirzaSania) July 27, 2015
Sad to hear about the sudden demise of Dr.A.P.J Abdul Kalam. May his soul rest in peace.
— K L Rahul (@klrahul11) July 27, 2015
RIP Dr.Abdul Kalam who passed away while doing what he loved the most,speaking 2 students& imparting knowledge 2 the young. #leader
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) July 27, 2015
Dr.Kalam was not only a gr8 President but a visionary who inspired the entire country.1 of the most humble person I met.We will miss u sir.
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) July 27, 2015
RIP Dr Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam, a President who was first a Noble Citizen of the Country to its true Sense.left a lot to emulate
— Kartik Murali (@kartikmurali) July 27, 2015
The Board of Cricket Control in India also followed suit and paid their respect stating, "RIP Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam. Impeccable character and indomitable spirit"
RIP Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam. Impeccable character and indomitable spirit -
— BCCI (@BCCI) July 27, 2015

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