Thursday, November 15, 2018
facebook

google plus
Nation

Posted at: Jan 12, 2018, 11:33 AM; last updated: Jan 12, 2018, 11:33 AM (IST)

Eminent writer Doodhnath Singh dies

Allahabad, January 12

Eminent Hindi writer Doodhnath Singh passed away here early on Friday, hospital authorities said. He was 81.

Singh, who was suffering from prostate cancer, is survived by two sons and a daughter. He was admitted to the hospital on January 4 after his condition deteriorated, family sources said.

His literary journey had many milestones. He is known for his works like ‘Sapaat Chehre Wala Aadmi’, ‘Aakhri Kalaam’, ‘Nishkaasan’, ‘Bhai Ka Shok Geet’, ‘Dharmakshetra-Kurukshetra’ and ‘Surang se Lautate Huye’.

Awarded the Bharat Bharti award, Singh was very active in political commentaries. IANS

COMMENTS

All readers are invited to post comments responsibly. Any messages with foul language or inciting hatred will be deleted. Comments with all capital letters will also be deleted. Readers are encouraged to flag the comments they feel are inappropriate.
The views expressed in the Comments section are of the individuals writing the post. The Tribune does not endorse or support the views in these posts in any manner.
Share On