Ram Kapse


Age: 81

Indian politician and senior leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party who had served as the 8th lieutenant governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands from 2004 to 2006 when the devastating tsunami of December 26, 2004 caused extensive damages to the islands during his tenure, but who was made chairman of Integrated Relief Command (IRC) to oversee the massive relief and rehabilitation operation after the tsunami disaster.

Cause of Death: Lengthy illness

Born: December 1, 1933

Died: September 29, 2015

Mumbai, India