Ganguly, Thakur pay their last tributes to Dalmiya

first_imgThe mortal remains of BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya who died Sunday evening has now reached Eden Gardens for people to pay their last respects. Former India captain Sourav Ganguly and BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur paid their last tribute to the veteran cricket administrator.Saurav Ganguly and BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur pay tribute to late Jagmohan Dalmiya in Kolkata pic.twitter.com/M2oN8qSZ73&; ANI (@ANI_news) September 21, 2015 Dalmiya, who was admitted to a hospital three days ago after complaining of chest pain, died on Sunday evening, triggering shock and sorrow among the fraternity who termed it a great loss to the game.The veteran cricket administrator, 75, was admitted to the BM Birla Hospital on Thursday night and shifted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). He also underwent a coronary angiography with his condition remaining stable for close to three days.Credited with turning the gentleman’s game into a global sport of big money and a reach well beyond its traditional bastions, Dalmiya’s death was widely mourned.Kolkata: Jagmohan Dalmiya’s mortal remains being taken to Eden Gardens for people to pay their last respects. pic.twitter.com/tE1cSkMmWh&; ANI (@ANI_news) September 21, 2015last_img read more