Special Correspondent

VISAKHAPATNAM: Veteran journalist S. Rajagopal Das died at his younger sister's residence here on Saturday afternoon due to cardiac problem. He was 81.

A bachelor, Mr. Rajagopala Das worked on the news desk of the Indian Express at Vijayawada and earlier at Chittoor and Madras for more than 40 years before retiring as Deputy News Editor in the early 1980s.