The owner of MDH, Mahasriya Dharampal Gulati, popularly known as Masala King, died this morning. He was 98 years old. It is being told that Dharampal Gulati breathed his last at 6 am on December 3 at Mata Chandan Devi Hospital in Delhi.
Mahashay Dharmpal of MDH Spices passes away at 98 pic.twitter.com/Ov8aisY8xr
– ANI (@ANI) December 3, 2020
India came from Pakistan
Monsieur Dharampal Gulati was born on 27 March 1923 in Sialkot, Pakistan and it was from here that the foundation of his spice business was laid. The company started with a small shop in the city, which his father started before partition. However, at the time of partition of the country in 1947, his family shifted to Delhi.
Honored with Padmavibhushan
Last year, President Ram Nath Kovind conferred Padma Vibhushan to Mahashay Dharampal for his contribution in business and food processing.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Manish Sisodia also twitched on the death of Mahashay Dharampal Gulati.
Dharm Pal ji was very inspiring personality. He dedicated his life for the society. God bless his soul. https://t.co/gORaAi3nD9
– Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) December 3, 2020
Manish Sisodia said that he was an inspirational businessman.
India’s most inspiring entrepreneur,
MDH owner Dharm Pal Mahashay passed away this morning.
I have never met such an inspiring and lively soul. May his soul rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/SOdiqFyJvX
– Manish Sisodia (@msisodia) December 3, 2020