Chairman Emeritus of Bajaj Auto Rahul Bajaj passes away at 83

Rahul Bajaj was the visionary Industrialist behind the middle class dream of pre-liberalized India - the Chetak, transforming Bajaj Auto into one of the most popular two-wheeler brands in the country.

Chairman Emeritus of Bajaj Auto Rahul Bajaj passes away at 83
Chairman Emeritus of Bajaj Auto Rahul Bajaj passes away at 83

Renowned Industrialist Rahul Bajaj, the former chairman of Bajaj Group passed away on Saturday afternoon at a Hospital in Pune, Maharashtra after a prolonged illness. He was 83.

A statement from the Bajaj Group said that he died in the "presence of his closest family members". Bajaj who had been suffering from pneumonia and a heart condition had been admitted at the hospital over a month ago.