Bollywood Legend Girish Karnad passed on at 81

Bollywood legend Girish Karnad, has passed on today in Bengaluru at the age of 81. President Ram Nath Kovind’s also expressed his heart break on this sad news, “Our cultural world is poorer today.” Girish Karnad was a political activist and critique of religious fundamentalism, which has been exemplified in his profession as a playwright and actor.Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s has also tweeted the some of the legacy of the deceased: “Girish Karnad will be remembered for his versatile acting across all mediums. He also spoke passionately on causes dear to him.” See the condolence posts below:

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