New Delhi: Senior Uttar Pradesh journalist Kamal Khan has passed away due to a heart attack. 60-year-old Kamal Khan suffered a heart attack at around 7.30 am today. He leaves behind wife Ruchi and son Aman. Khan was the executive editor of NDTV. He received the Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi Award at the hands of Ramnath Goenka and the President for his outstanding contribution to journalism.
The news of his death has caused a wave of mourning in the entire journalism world. People are paying tribute in their own way on the death of Kamal Khan. On the death of Kamal Khan, many politicians, social workers and common people have condoled the death of Kamal Khan.
CM Yogi said that he has deep condolences to the bereaved family. This is an irreparable loss to journalism. Kamal was the fourth pillar and a strong watchdog of impartial journalism.
BSP President Mayawati tweeted, “The news of the sudden demise of renowned and well-known TV journalist Kamal Khan associated with NDTV is very sad and irreparable loss to the journalism world. My deepest condolences to his family and all his loved ones. May the nature give everyone the strength to bear this sorrow, wishing from such a nature.’
The Samajwadi Party has expressed grief over the death of Kamal Khan. The party tweeted, ‘Very sad! Irreparable loss to NDTV Senior Correspondent Janab Kamal Khan Sahab. May the departed soul rest in peace. Deepest condolences to the bereaved family members. Heartfelt tribute.
Congress tweeted, ‘Shocking news of the demise of senior journalist Kamal Khan Sahab. May God rest the departed soul and give strength to the family members to bear this immense loss. Heartfelt tribute.
Kamal Khan was known for his reporting style and for presenting the nuances of the subject in simple words.
first published:Jan. 14, 2022, 9:19 a.m.