Veteran journalist J N Sadhu passes away

He worked with The Indian Express for nearly 35 years.

Published: 07th July 2018 10:43 PM  |   Last Updated: 07th July 2018 10:43 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

SHIMLA: Veteran journalist J N Sadhu passed away here this evening after prolonged illness.

Sadhu was 94.

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur, former chief minister Shanta Kumar and a host of leaders condoled Sadhu's death.

He worked with The Indian Express for nearly 35 years.

After his retirement, he was working as a freelance journalist.

He is survived by two sons, a daughter and grandchildren.

He was not well for the past one year and had stopped eating for the last three-four days, family sources said.

The Himachal unit of India Media Centre described the demise as a great loss to the state, saying an era of fearless journalism has come to an end with his death.

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  • Waquar Qureshi

    you havent even had his picture to go with the article. man you guys lack employee recognition
    4 months ago reply
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