PM Narendra Modi, Kamal Hassan, Mohanal Pour Condolences on social media as MP and writer Virendra Kumar dies at 84

MP Veerendra Kumar passed away at the age of 84. MP Veerendra Kumar was Rajya Sabha member and Managing Director of Mathrubhumi Group. Kumar passed away yesterday on May 28 due to cardiac arrest at the age of 84.

Several actors from South film industry like Kamal Haasan, Mammootty, Mohanlal, Nivin Pauly, Prithviraj Sukumaran expressed their grief using social media.


Kamal took to his Twitter account to share his feelings, he tweeted, “Sad to learn the demise of M.D of Mathrubhumi, M.P Veerendra Kumar, Who donned many hats as a former union minister, an Author and a Socialist, but always a very good human being. My condolences to the family and people close to him.”

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Mammootty, who was a close friend to Kumar wrote, “We have been a very close relationship since the first time we met. On every stage, in each stage, we were like friends at every stage.”

PM Narendra Modi also offered condolences, he tweeted, “Anguished by the passing away of Rajya Sabha MP Shri M.P. Veerendra Kumar Ji. He distinguished himself as an effective legislator and Parliamentarian. He believed in giving voice to the poor and underprivileged. Condolences to his family and well-wishers.”
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Other actors like Mohan Lal, Prithviraj Sukumaran, Nivin Pauly, Anu sithara, Indrajith Sukumaran offered their prayers on social media.

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We at pray his soul may rest in peace.