Senior journalist Dasari Ravinder dead

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Dasari Ravinder, senior journalist and PRO of Telangana Finance Minister Etela Rajender died after being performed a brain operation today at Yashoda hospital.

Ravinder (42) hails from Jagitl mandal of Karimnagar district and was suffering from neurological problems for some time now. He was admitted to Yashoda hospital last week and a team of ten doctors performed a brain surgery on Wednesday night. A second operation was performed after they found some blood clots but was left dead.

He is survived by wife Sasritha and two children. He worked as a journalist for Gemini TV, ETV, Sakshi and TV5.

Minister Eetela Rajender rushed to the hospital along with Health Minister Ch. Laxma Reddy. Minister Harish Rao announced the postponement of Mission Kakatiya Media Awards function. Several senior journalists and political leaders expressed condolences.

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