Former Chief Minister of Kerala and respected Congress leader Oommen Chandy has passed away at the age of 79. The news of his demise came on July 18, 2023, in Bengaluru, where he had been undergoing treatment for an extended period.
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Chandy had been battling with an illness, specifically cancer, since 2019. Over the past few years, his health gradually declined, impacting his daily life. Despite his unwavering determination and resilience, the toll of the illness became increasingly evident in his deteriorating physical condition.
Since 2019, Chandy’s health struggles had been a matter of concern for his family and the wider public. The challenges posed by his illness necessitated continuous medical attention and treatment.
The passing of Oommen Chandy marks the end of an era in Kerala’s political landscape. Known for his leadership and unwavering commitment to public service, Chandy leaves behind a legacy of dedicated service and notable contributions to the state.
As news of his demise spreads, people from all walks of life are mourning the loss of a beloved leader. Condolences pour in from political figures, colleagues, and citizens who recognized Chandy’s invaluable contributions to the development and welfare of Kerala.
Oommen Chandy’s demise is a profound loss for the state and its people. His memory will be cherished, and his contributions to the progress of Kerala will not be forgotten. May his soul rest in peace.