Kolkata June 5 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday condoled the death of celebrated bodybuilder and former Mr Universe Manohar Aich.
“Saddened at the passing of world famous body-builder Manohar Aich. He made us proud. Rest in Peace,” tweeted Banerjee.
Aich passed away on Sunday afternoon at the age of 104 at his Baguiati residence in northeastern Kolkata following old age related complications.
The 4 feet, 11 inch Aich won several prestigious titles including Mr. Hercules (1950) and Mr Universe (1952).