Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed grief on the sudden and sad demise of renowned American mathematician John Nash and his wife Alicia. Nash and his wife died in a car crash in New Jersey.
Prime Minister Modi took to Twitter to share his thoughts.
According to reports, 86-year-old Nash and his 82-year-old wife were killed when their taxi crashed.
The mathematician, who is well-known for his work in game theory, had also won the Nobel Prize for Economics in 1994.
His breakthroughs in maths – and his struggles with schizophrenia – were the focus of the 2001 Hollywood movie ‘A Beautiful Mind’.