Mohammedan Sporting president Sultan Ahmed passes away

After complaining of being unwell Ahmed was taken to a private hospital (Belle Vue Clinic) in Kolkata where he was declared brought dead. He is survived by wife and two sons.

Updated: September 4, 2017 8:58:13 pm
Sultan Ahmed passed away at the age of 64. (Source: PTI)

In a sad turn of events, President of Mohammedan Sporting football club Sultan Ahmed (64) passed away on Monday morning. After complaining of being unwell Ahmed was taken to a private hospital (Belle Vue Clinic) in Kolkata where he was declared brought dead. He is survived by wife and two sons.

Condoling his death, Dipendu Biswas, vice-president Mohammedan Sporting spoke to hindustan times and said, “He was the main man in getting people to contribute to help us in building a competitive football team. This is a huge loss.”

Chief Minister of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee also condoled his death and wrote, “Shocked and deeply saddened at the passing of Sultan Ahmed, sitting @aitcofficial LS MP & my long term colleague. Condolences to his family”

Meanwhile, Mohammedan Sporting have a match in the Kolkata League on Tuesday.

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