PM condoles demise of Karthikeyan

Saturday, Mar 7, 2015,19:05 IST By metrovaartha A A A

New Delhi | Prime Minister Narendra Modi today condoled the demise of Kerala Assembly Speaker G Karthikeyan and said he will be remembered as a grassroots leader who dedicated his life to people. My condolences to the family and well-wishers of Kerala Assembly Speaker G. Karthikeyan on his demise. May his soul rest in peace, Modi said.
Former Union Minister and IUML all-India president E Ahamed today expressed profound grief at the passing away of veteran Congress leader and Kerala Assembly Speaker G Karthikeyan. Karthikeyan’s untimely demise is an irreparable loss, not only for his party, but for entire Kerala. In politics, he would have soared greater heights if he lived longer, Ahamed said from Dubai.
CPI(M) Kerala state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan said the leader’s passing away was a big loss to the Legislative Assembly. State Ministers K M Mani, P J Joseph and Adoor Prakash were among those who condoled the death of the Speaker.