He was declared dead by the doctors at 7.45 pm. He was 83.
The former President Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam who was in office from 2002 to 2007,
According to reports, Kalam suffered a cardiac arrest during the lecture and was rushed to the hospital where he was put under observation in the ICU. However, he could not be revived, according to reports.
President APJ Abdul Kalam was brought to the hospital at 7 pm. When he brought in there was no sign of life. He was taken to ICU to try and revive him, which was futile,”