Senior journalist Daya Nath Singh passes away
Senior journalist Daya Nath Singh passed away on Sunday afternoon after a brief illness. Singh, 82, was associated with various newspapers like News Star, News Front, Northeast Daily and lately he used to contribute news based articles for various media outlets like Eastern Panorama, Merinews, Assam Times etc.
Hailed from Bihar, Singh left behind his wife, five daughters and a host of relatives. A resident of Birubari, Guwahati was also associated with Guwahati Press Club as its office secretary for the last 15 years. He was admitted with some ailments at GMC hospital on Sunday morning and his health deteriorated.
Singh breathed his last at 4 pm on Sunday. His cremation will take place today (29 January).
File photo of Daya Nath Singh