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Sarvodaya leader passes away

BANGALORE, JULY 6. The eminent Sarvodaya leader, Sita Sharma, passed away on Wednesday at the Trinity Heart Foundation here, after a heart attack. He is survived by wife and a son.

Sharma was the Working President of the Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachara Sabha and was associated with many social organisations in the country. A disciple of Acharya Vinobha Bhave, he was also the trustee and secretary of the Vishwaneedam Trust founded by Vinobha Bhave.