Celebrated Fashion Designer Satya Paul Passes Away At 79 In Coimbatore, Fans Share Condolences

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Acclaimed fashion designer Satya Paul, who was credited for reinventing sarees in the modern age, breathed his last in Coimbatore on January 6. The founder of the eponymous fashion clothing brand died aged 78, reports HT. He had suffered a stroke back in December and was recovering in a hospital.

According to TOI, he was eventually was moved to Isha Yoga Center. His son, Puneet Nanda took to social media and wrote,

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“He had a stroke on December 2 and as he was slowly recovering in the hospital. His only wish was to get all the things he was being monitored and poked with (in the hospital) removed so that he could fly away. We finally got clearance from doctors to take him back to Isha Yoga Center, his home since 2015.” 

Satya Paul 2Feb 1942 – 6Jan 2021Thank you to all who have sent messages… a few notes about his passing… He had…

Posted by Puneet Nanda on Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Known for indigenous prints, the Indian designer founded the label ‘Satya Paul’ in 1985. The brand, which is now available across the nation, is popular for its design sensibility.

The official Instagram account of Satya Paul honored their founder and shared various portraits of him as well. 

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A huge loss to the fashion industry, many fans and celebrities also took to social media to share their heartfelt condolences for the designer.

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Our thoughts and prayers are with the ace designer’s family and friends. RIP sir.

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