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Tragic Demise of Sandeep Katipalla During Shabarimala Pilgrimage

Tragic Demise Of Sandeep Katipalla During Shabarimala Pilgrimage

Sandeep Katipalla, aged 35 and a resident of Katipalla Ganeshapura, met an untimely demise due to a cardiac arrest while on a pilgrimage to Shabarimala in Kerala. Survived by his wife and two sons, Sandeep had embarked on the pilgrimage to fulfill a vow made for one of his sons. Sadly, as he ascended the eighteen steps to seek darshan of Lord Aiyappa in the Sanctum Sanctorum on Saturday, he collapsed and passed away.


Sandeep, who served as the chief secretary of Nityananda Bajana Mandira, was known for his active involvement in social work as a member of Seva Trust and Kesari Friends. Despite his commitments, he also worked as a driver on an outsourced basis at MRPL.

The tragic loss of Sandeep Katipalla has left a void in the community, with his contributions to social welfare and his dedication to his family deeply remembered and cherished.

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