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Khushwant Singh passes away - Celebrities and fans express their condolences on Twitter

Thursday, 20 March 2014 - 2:20pm IST | Place: Mumbai | Agency: DNA Webdesk

Khushwant Singh, a noted writer and journalist, passed away on Thursday at the age of 99. Known for his satirical style, quick witted humour and a flair for poetry, Khushwant Singh had a huge fan-base not only in India but across the world. Celebrities and fans express their condolences on twitter and other social media.

 

Amongst his most famous books were Train to Pakistan, Delhi, and I Shall Not Hear The Nightingale, to name a few. His contribution to literature was remarkable. He was awarded the Padma Vibhushan in 2007.

 

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