Thu, Jul 30, 2015, 10:51 AM
The final journey of Abdul Kalam began at Rameswaram. His mortal remains were carried from his house to a masjid in Karamkandakam area. Thousands of mourners followed the coffin to the masjid, where the funeral rites were performed as per his religion. Many ministers too were there among the crowd. Sacred Muslim hymns were chanted. Mourners queued up at his house. In fact, the whole town has turned into a sea of humanity.