PM condoles the death of Stephen Hawking

New Delhi Mar 14: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday condoled the demise of Cosmologist Stephen Hawking and said his grit and tenacity inspired people all over the world.

Modi described Hawking as an outstanding scientist and academic and said his demise was “anguishing”.

 The Prime Minister also said that his work made the world a better place.

“Professor Stephen Hawking was an outstanding scientist and academic. His grit and tenacity inspired people all over the world. His demise is anguishing. Professor Hawking’s pioneering work made our world a better place. May his soul rest in peace,” Prime Minister Narendra Modi told on Twitter.