Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister
“India’s most inspiring entrepreneur,
“I have never met such an inspiring and lively soul. May his soul rest in peace,” he added.
Gulati was reportedly undergoing treatment at a hospital in
In 2019, he was also honoured with the Padma Bhushan by President Ram Nath Kovind.
Mahashay Dharmpal was born on 27th March, 1923 in Sialkot (Pakistan). After the partition of the country, he came to India and reached Delhi on September 27, 1947.
In 2018, there were rumours about his death, following that he had said that he felt younger and happy that so many people were worried about his health.
Several people took to Twitter to express their condolences.
RIP Mahashay Dharampal Gulati ji #MDH Your rise from a man in street to top and your contribution towards social… https://t.co/CE1coxiR6U
— Pankaj Nain IPS (@ipspankajnain) 1606965577000
This is very unfortunate ,Dharampal Gulati, the owner of MDH Masala, passed away on today morning. He was 97. May… https://t.co/MAv0chK2YR
— The Warrior (@optimusprim341) 1606965551000
I was today years old when I found out that MDH Chacha- Mahashay Dharampal Gulati did not inspire the Diamond comic… https://t.co/L1W9MXnUZ3
— out of context aditi mittal (@awryaditi) 1606965306000
What a legend. His own brand ambassador. Clearly had tremendous vision to take the brand where it is. Never had the… https://t.co/euSbC2b6gs
— Safir (@safiranand) 1606965950000
One of those #Advertisement jingle I grew up with.. MDH Masale – the everlasting fragrance of memory… Mahashay… https://t.co/dNfwSY7r6y
— Dr. Ajit Varwandkar (@Varwandkar) 1606965956000