Former Punjab BJP chief Kamal Sharma dies soon after posting Diwali greetings on Twitter


Former Punjab Bharatiya Janata Party President Kamal Sharma died on Sunday of a heart attack in the bordering Ferozepur district. He passed away on Sunday morning moments after Sharma posted his Diwali greetings on Twitter.

Kamal Sharma

In his Diwali greetings, Sharma wrote, “May your house be always filled with the light of happiness and joy with the blessings of Goddess Laxmi. Diwali greetings to you and your family.”

Sharma was walking in the park when he reportedly complained of chest pain. He collapsed on the ground and was immediately rushed to a hospital but died soon afterward. He’s survived by his wife and two children.