The former Ranji player as well as a close friend of Mahendra Singh Dhoni and the inventor of famous helicopter shot passes away today while undergoing the treatment for Pancreatitis at a hospital in Delhi.
Santosh Lal was 32 years of age and was survived by parents, wife and a three year old daughter.
An employee of the railway’s, Santosh Lal was identified with pancreatitis and was admitted to a hospital in Ranchi in unconscious state before taking him to Delhi hospital.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni always extended all possible helps to his close friend and also credited Lal for his well known Helicopter shot.
May his Soul rest in Peace.