India Loses its Beloved Scientist President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam

Former Indian President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam passed away on Monday after suffering a cardiac arrest in Shillong.

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The former Indian President and celebrated scientist, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, collapsed suddenly while delivering a lecture at the Indian Institute of Management-Shillong on Monday.

Dr John Sailo, MD, Bethany Hospital, Shillong confirmed to The Quint over the phone that Dr Kalam was brought dead to the hospital.

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