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Bajpayi, 80, was keeping unwell for a long time.
He was credited with bringing some big matches to Kanpur's Green Park stadium and for honing local talent.
Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association Director S.K. Agarwal said "Bajpayi will always be remembered for his contribution to cricket and for encouraging local talent".
Congress leader and Indian Premier League (IPL) Commissioner Rajeev Shukla also condoled Bajpayi's demise and termed it "a great loss to sports".
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