New Delhi: Baba Hardev Singh, spiritual head of Sant Nirankari Mission, died in a road accident in Montreal, Canada, an official of the organization said in Delhi on Friday.
- Spiritual head of Sant Nirankari Mission died in an accident in Montreal
- 'It was a sudden and sad news for us', said his press in-charge
- PM Modi and Home Minister were among those who offered condolences
Kripasagar, press and publicity incharge of the mission, said they were deeply saddened by the news Baba Hardev Singh's death. He was 62.
"It was sudden and sad news for us," Kripasagar told Indo-Asian News Service.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh and BJP President Amit Shah were among many who expressed their condolences.
Baba Hardev Singh’s demise is tragic & a great loss to the spiritual world. My thoughts are with his countless followers in this sad time.- Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 13, 2016
Deeply pained to learn of the demise of Baba Hardev Singh ji. He was a not only a spiritual leader but also a social reformer.- Rajnath Singh (@BJPRajnathSingh) May 13, 2016