Obituary Events in August 2000
Veteran DMK leader and Tamil Nadu Revenue Minister, Mr. Nanjil K. Manoharan (71), of a cardiac arrest in Chennai.
The British actor Sir Alec Guinness (86), at the King Edward VII Hospital at West Sussex, Southern England.
The former Karnataka Chief Minister Mr.S.Nijalingappa (97), at his residence in Chitradurga.
Mrs. Nirmala Gandhi (91), daughter-in-law of Mahatma Gandhi, in Wardha.
The Union Power Minister, Mr. Pronindranath Rangarajan Kumaramangalam, of a massive heart attack at the AIIMS, New Delhi.
Noted Hindi music director Kalyanji (70) of Kalyanji-Anandji fame, at the Breach Candy Hospital, Mumbai.