cde patel.jpgThe Business community has mourned the late national hero, Cde Kantibhai Gordanbhai Patel, describing him as a professional business man who gave direction to established and upcoming entrepreneurs.

The business community say the untimely death of the late nationalist has robbed the entire sector and put it in a difficult situation that will haunt the community for a long time.

Mr. Bhavesh Patel, a business man and cousin to the late nationalist said the late hero natured him to venture into business and continued to provide guidance and support saying his death has robbed the entire nation of great brains in business circles.

Enbee operations director, Mr. Evans Mangwiro whose company used to do business with the late Cde Patel’s Kutaura Enterprise for the past 10 years said the late nationalist was a professional businessman whose contributions to industry will be greatly missed.

The late nationalist Cde Patel died in the early hours of Saturday morning at a Johannesburg hospital and his body has been cremated at Pioneer cemetery in the capital this Wednesday afternoon.