Veteran journalist R. Vijayaraghavan died in Pune on Tuesday.
Mr. Vijayaraghavan (64) is survived by a son and a daughter. He had worked in several newspapers in different parts of the country, including Financial Express, Business Standard, Indian Express and Indian Express-Mumbai. He was one of the architects of Business Line when The Hindu group started it.
Vijayaraghavan is the son of eminent neurosurgeon, B. Ramamurthi. Ravi Ramamurthi, Vijayaraghavan’s brother, is also a neurosurgeon. Much respected by journalists for his scholarly disposition, he was a versatile personality and a sports enthusiast, especially in golf and bridge.
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