Siddhartha’s body was found on the banks of Netravati River in Dakshin Kanna district of Karnataka two days after he went missing.
People condoled the tragedy and shared fond memories of the time spent at Cafe Coffee Day outlets, speaking of the impact the coffee tycoon’s work had had on their lives.
Women spoke of how access to restrooms in the cafe helped them on long travels.
People spoke of the courtesy and kindness of the outlet workers as a mark of the kind of brand Siddhartha created.
People also shared stories of how meeting over coffee changed their lives.
Entrepreneurs expressed gratitude for the haven Cafe Coffee Day outlets provided to startups across the country.
Siddhartha is expected to be laid to rest at his native place in Chikkamagaluru.