Panaji: The mortal stays of certainly one of India’s best style designers and homosexual icon Wendell Rodricks had been laid to leisure in his ancestral village of Colvale in North Goa after a funeral rite on Thursday night.
Rodricks who was once ill for a number of months whilst breathed his final on Wednesday night.
Amongst those that had been provide for the funeral rite had been Chief of Opposition Digambar Kamat, native BJP MLA Nilkanth Halarnkar, best industrialists, socialite Bina Ramani, actor Arshad Warsi, amongst others.
Rodricks, one of the crucial well-liked style designers from Goa, was once awarded a Padma Shri in 2014 and was once additionally accorded the Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts Et Lettres via the French Ministry of Tradition in 2015. As a fashion designer, he has been credited with reviving the Kunbi saree, malicious program via the indigenous Kunbi tribal girls of Goa.
He was once within the means of putting in place a museum ‘Moda Goa Museum and Analysis Centre’ which Rodricks had devoted to garments and style in Goa during the ages.