Mysuru February 21, 2017: Thousands of Swayamsevaks paid emotional tributes to RSS Veteran MC Jayadev at the final rites, held at Veerashaiva Rudrabhoomi at Vidyaranyapura, Mysuru.
On morning hours of Tuesday, hundreds of Swayamsevaks, wellwishers visited the ancestral home of MC Jayadev at Ramanujam Road in Mysuru City and paid their respects. At noon 1.30pm, Antim Yatra (Funeral Procession) was held in which thousands of Swayamsevaks walked in. The final rites was held at Veerashaiva Rudrabhoomi at Vidyaranyapura as per the family traditions.
Pujya Sutturu Shivatreeshwara Deshikendra Mahaswamiji, RSS Akhil Bharatiya Vyavastha Pramukh Mangesh Bhende, RSS Akhil Bharatiya Sah Bouddhik Pramukh Mukunda CR, Kshetreeya Sanghachalak V Nagaraj, President of Rashtrotthana Parishat Dr SR Ramaswamy, other senior RSS Functionaries, Former Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa, MP Pratap Simha, other social leaders attended the funeral.
RSS senior functionary MC Jayadev (85 years) passed away in Bengaluru on Monday morning due to old age illness.
A Public Condolence Meet or Sarvajanik Shraddhanjali Sabha to be held in Bengaluru on February 25, 2017 at 6.00pm.