Renowned TV journalist and one of the top anchors of Hindi news channel Aaj Tak, Rohit Sardana succumbed to the deadly COVID-19 infection on Friday.
The untimely and shocking demise of Rohit Sardana has left the media world in a state of utter shock. As the news of Sardana's death spread, condolences started pouring in on social media.
PM Narendra Modi expressed his deepest condolences on Rohit's untimely demise. "Rohit Sardana left us too soon. Full of energy, passionate about India’s progress and a kind-hearted soul, Rohit will be missed by many people. His untimely demise has left a huge void in the media world. Condolences to his family, friends and admirers. Om Shanti."
Union Home Minister Amit Shah said he was "pained" to learn about Rohit Sardana ji’s untimely demise. Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh also condoled his death.
Sardana's colleagues said that he died of cardiac arrest while he was also COVID-19 infected at the same time.