Popular Jain monk Tarun Sagar breath his last on Saturday at Delhi’s Radhapuri Jain temple. Tarun Sagar Ji was reportedly suffering from jaundice and other ailments. According to reports he dies at around 3 Am.
Tarun Sagar was a popular monk and he had a huge following not only in the jain community but also in the political scene. After his sudden demise PM Modi, Arvind Kejriwal, Rajnath Singh and many other political personalities took twitter to express their grief.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted “remembered for his rich ideals”. “Deeply pained by the untimely demise of Muni Tarun Sagar Ji Maharaj. We will always remember him for his rich ideals, compassion and contribution to society. His noble teachings will continue inspiring people. My thoughts are with the Jain community and his countless disciples,”
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal also condoled his demise “Pained to hear the sad demise of Muni Tarun Sagar Ji Maharaj. His teachings and ideals will always inspire humanity,” he tweeted.
This is how Politicians reacted to the death of Tarun Sagar Ji.
जैन मुनि श्रद्धेय तरुण सागर जी महाराज के असामयिक महासमाधि लेने के समाचार से मैं स्तब्ध हूँ। वे प्रेरणा के स्रोत, दया के सागर एवं करुणा के आगार थे। भारतीय संत समाज के लिए उनका निर्वाण एक शून्य का निर्माण कर गया है। मैं मुनि महाराज के चरणों में अपनी श्रद्धांजलि अर्पित करता हूँ।
— Rajnath Singh (@rajnathsingh) September 1, 2018
Deeply saddened to hear about the demise of Jain Muni Tarun Sagar ji Maharaj earlier today. His teachings and principles will continue to guide us on the right path. In this moment of loss, our prayers go out to his followers and devotees.
— Congress (@INCIndia) September 1, 2018