Lakshadweep administrator Dineshwar Sharma died on Friday. Dineshawar Sharma was reportedly undergoing treatment at a hospital in Chennai. He was appointed as the Administrator of the Union Territory in October last year. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and other politicians expressed grief over the demise of the former Indian Police Service (IPC) officer.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah expressed their condolences over the demise of the Administrator of Lakshadweep and former interlocutor to Jammu and Kashmir Dineshwar Sharma, on Friday.
PM Modi tweeted, "Administrator of Lakshadweep Shri Dineshwar Sharma Ji made long-lasting contributions to India's policing and security apparatus. He handled many sensitive counter-terror and insurgency ops during his policing career. Anguished by his demise, Condolences to his family. Om Shanti."