Padma Vibhushan cardiologist B.K. Goyal passes away

Mumbai, Feb 20 : Renowned cardiologist B.K. Goyal and Honorary Dean of the Bombay Hospital passed away here at the Breach Candy Hospital on Tuesday, a family member said.

He was 82.

He is survived by his son Rahul Goyal, and three daughters -- Sandhya Mittersain, Alka Jhunjhunwala and Varsha Sethi.

A former cardiologist to top Indian dignitaries and celebrities, he was a former Sheriff of Mumbai and was awarded the Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan by the Government of India.



Source: IANS