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EX-UNI bureau chief D Sitaram passes away

Posted on Nov 05, 08:49PM | UNI

Veteran Journalist and former UNI Bureau chief D Sitaram passed away here this evening.

He was 88 and is survived by a daughter and two sons.

Sitaram, who retired as UNI Hyderabad Bureau Chief in 1988, had not been keeping well for some time.

During his career, he was associated with several newspapers and journals.

He also worked in various capacities in UNI.

The cremation will take place tomorrow, family sources said.

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy expressed grief over the death of Sitaram.

In a message here, he said Sitaram was UNI Chief in Hyderabad and worked in senior positions in other newspapers like Deccan Chronicle.

He had also brought out a daily newspaper 'The Skyline' from Hyderabad for sometime.

Mr Reddy conveyed his heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family members.