Samuel Appaji, IAS (retired), patron of Karnataka State Football Association (KSFA) has served with distinction the KSFA, as Secretary of the board of control of Bangalore Football Stadium.
Appaji was instrumental in getting the land on lease from BBMP for constructing the Bangalore Football Stadium. He served the KSFA with utmost integrity and fair-mindedness.
Samuel Appaji, 9I, is survived by his wife and two daughters.
The funeral service will be held at 3 pm, St. Mark Cathedral, M G Road. Burial will take place tomorrow, Thursday, January 18, 2012 at Hosur Road Cemetery.