Top leaders from the Indian government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and President Ramnath Kovind joined Indian cricketers to pay tributes to the former India skipper Ajit Wadekar on Wednesday.

The leaders took to social media to offer their condolences and remember his contribution to Indian cricket. On Twitter, they posted:

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis was also shocked to hear about his death.

“We lost a great cricket player, first Indian captain to achieve overseas wins, aggressive batsman and an allrounder. My deepest condolences to his family, friend and fans! ” he said.

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) remembered Wadekar for his multiple roles in his cricketing journey.

Team India coach also remembered the former skipper. He posted an image of his team India manager to express his condolences.

Also Read: Ajit Wadekar passes away at 77

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