NIZAMABAD: Former Assembly Speaker K.R. Suresh Reddy, here on Monday, visited the bereaved family of the senior Urdu journalist Tabassum Fareedi who passed away a few days ago. Expressing his heartfelt sympathies to the family, Mr. Suresh Reddy recalled the services of late Fareedi to Urdu journalism and also to the development of Urdu language. He said Mr. Fareedi was a father figure of Urdu journalism in Telangana region.Urdu Academy former director Syed Nazeeb Ali and others were also present.