A great loss for Heart Care Foundation of India – Demise of Shri Qimat Rai Aggarwal, Trustee HCFI
New Delhi, January 18, 2016: Shri Qimat Rai Aggarwal father of Padma Shri Awardee Dr KK Aggarwal and Trustee of the Heart Care Foundation of India passed away peacefully at the age of 96 on January 17, 2016 after suffering a sudden cardiac arrest.
Till the very end he was active, healthy and fully alert. A humble and down-to-earth person, he played an instrumental role in projects of Heart Care Foundation of India including the Perfect Health Mela, Sameer Malik Heart Care Foundation Fund and the Hands Only CPR 10 campaign. A businessman by profession dealing in iron goods, Shri Qimat Rai Aggarwal had dedicated his life to the cause of helping those in need.
Speaking about the loss, Padma Shri Awardee Dr KK Aggarwal, President HCFI said, "My father went away peacefully without any suffering and he is now in a better place. His commitment towards HCFI was inspiring and he will continue to live in all our hearts and the lives we continue to save and touch through our various projects. I am what I am today because of him and I will forever be grateful."
A warm and ever smiling person, Qimat Ji will be sorely missed by one and all.