Mumbai: Cyprian Albuquerque Sampige no more

Rons Bantwal

Daijiworld Media Network – Mumbai (EP)

Mumbai, Sep 20: Cyprian Albuquerque (71) nicknamed Cypri Sampige, recipient of ‘Divo Sahitya Puraskar 2005’ from Konkani weekly ‘Divo’ newspaper published from Mumbai passed away at his residence ‘Orlem’ Malad west on Thursday evening September 19 after a brief illness.

He was the owner of ‘Mangaluru Store’ during his several years' stay in Kuwait and had become popular selling Kannada, Konkani, Tulu newspapers, CDs and cassettes there.

He later came down to Mumbai and was creative as an author and poet in Maharashtra Konkan Association, Konkani Bhasha Mandal Maharashtra and several such groups and associations. Besides collecting advertisements for Kannada and Konkani newspapers, he was active in distribution of newspapers.

He hailed from Sampige, Moodbidri, Dakshina Kannada district and has left behind his wife, two sons, a daughter and a large number of friends and relatives.


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  • Robert Miranda, Bellore/Malad(West), Mumbai.

    Sat, Sep 21 2019

    Heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family members. May Lord Almighty give them strength and courage to bear the loss and to overcome grief. May his soul R.I.P.

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  • Toswyn Ivy Menezes, Bangalore

    Fri, Sep 20 2019

    Eternal rest grant unto him o Lord and let perpetual light shine upon him. May his soul rest in peace. Our heartfelt condolences to his sorrowful wife and children and his family members.

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  • Stany, Nitte

    Fri, Sep 20 2019

    R I P

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  • Norbert D'Silva., Valencia, Mangalore.

    Fri, Sep 20 2019

    May his soul rest in eternal peace,heart felt condolences to all his family members. Sympathies from.
    Norbert DSilva Valencia. Mangalore.

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