Senior journalist, novelist, film-script & dialogue writer and Editor of Sakshi news paper KNY Pathanjali died today in the wee hours of the morning. He had been suffering from liver cancer for some time.
Pathanjali had been a versatile personality. He worked in many reputed Telugu news papers as journalist and editor. Of all the books he authored, the novel khakhee Vanam has been very popular. He also wrote scripts and dialogues (Sindhuram) for some Telugu films.
Pathanjali was also quite adept at the Ayurveda medicinal system. He amalgamated Ayurveda medicines, tonics, concotions and lehyams under the brand name of Pathanjali Yoga.
The world of journalism and literature and the entire sphere of media will be poorer by Pathanjali’s demise.
May his soul rest in peace.