NEW-DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday (September 7) expressed his condolences on the demise of Karnataka Minister of Forests, Umesh Katti. The Minister passed away on Tuesday evening due to cardiac arrest.
PM Modi tweeted, "Shri Umesh Katti Ji was an experienced leader who made rich contributions to Karnataka's development. Pained by his demise. My thoughts are with his family and supporters in this tragic hour. Om Shanti."
According to sources, Umesh Katti collapsed at his residence after feeling severe chest pain. The minister breathes his last at Ramaiah hospital.