Veteran journalist KK Katyal has passed away after a brief illness in Delhi. He was 88 years old. Mr. Katyal had worked with various newspapers including The Statesman, Hindustan Times and The Hindu, where he had joined just after Emergency and retired on superannuation as Associate Editor in 2004. He had a stint with United States Information Services as well.
He was originally from Jhang, Pakistan and was the founder of the India chapter of the South Asia Free Media Association (SAFMA). He was awarded the G K Reddy Memorial prize in 1994 by the then Prime Minister P V Narsimha Rao for his insightful columns and analytical write-ups.
So let’s discuss some questions related to this post :
1. Name the journalist who has passed away recently in New Delhi?
2. Mr. KK Katyal was the founder of the India chapter in which association?