PM Modi condoles death of hockey star Balbir Singh Sr
"Padma Shri Balbir Singh Sr Ji will be remembered for his memorable sporting performances. He brought home lots of pride and laurels," the prime minister tweeted.
Modi said undoubtedly a brilliant hockey player, Singh also made a mark as a great mentor.
"Pained by his demise. Condolences to his family and well wishers," he said.
Padma Shri Balbir Singh Sr. Ji will be remembered for his memorable sporting performances. He brought home lots of… https://t.co/hnCEqnuffx— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) 1590388656000
Balbir Singh Sr died in Chandigarh on Monday after battling multiple health issues.