Brigadier (retired) Kapil Mohan, the man behind the success of the iconic Old Monk rum, died at the age of 88 due to a heart attack on January 6.
There are numerous brands of liquor available in India, but none match the legacy that Old Monk has created, which is why Mohan's death came to many on social media.
̵1; Arun _Thevar (@ arunthevar8) January 9, 2018
I & # 39; I'm sure the bars will be full today. The man behind Old Monk dies at 88 …
Kapil Mohan, the creator of the rum & # 39; Old Monk & # 39 ;, dies at 88 https://t.co/u1rIfTyyo2 through @scroll_in
– Kiran Bhangare (@kiranbh) January 9, 2018
It is known that Kapil Mohan, a receiver of Padma Shri, diversified the company after assuming the position of president of the company , and then called Meakin Breweries
Mohan also launched malt houses, glass factories, breakfast foods, malt extract factories, etc.
The Old Monk, launched in 1954, was synonymous with dark rum for a long time and is still a brand much appreciated by many liquor lovers.
Since his death, & # 39; Old Monk & # 39; It has been one of the most popular topics on Twitter in India.
– Aniruddh (@NamanAniruddh) January 9, 2018
#OldMonk one of the most famous brands to date … simply savor its audacious flavor … .demoriously mourn the passing of its founder Brig.Kapil Mohan (retired). can that his soul RIP .. pic.twitter.com/ L2bOrGiZDl
– Samrat Sinha (@ samratsinha27) January 9, 2018
It is sad to know about the death of Brigadier Kapil Mohan, and it is not reported in the news media! He is the man who directed Mohan Meakin and the face of the Old Monk rum brand that is global. Remember to meet him for a family feud story. This is part of the commercial history.
– Madhavan Narayanan (@madversity) January 8, 2018
Today we should all drink at least 1 bottle full of old monk to honor him
– PD (@ prasha_19) January 9 of 2018