Puducherry, Feb 28 (PTI) Puducherry Chief Minister V.Narayanasamy today expressed grief over the death of Jayendra Saraswathi, the 69th Shankaracharya of the Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam. Also Read - 'Murder of Democracy', Says Puducherry CM Narayanasamy After Losing Trust Vote in Assembly | Highlights

Narayanasamy said the Shankaracharya’s death is a big loss to lakhs of people and also to the Sankara mutt. Also Read - Kiran Bedi Talked About Leadership in a Tweet Hours Before Being Removed as Puducherry LG

Agriculture Minister R Kamalakannan and Lok Sabha MP R Radhakrishnan also expressed grief over the seer’s death. Also Read - Mandis Not Closing, MSP Not Ending: PM Modi in Loksabha | Highlights

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