Chandigarh

PU VC EXPRESSED GRIEF ON DEMISE OF VETERN JOURNALIST S . NIHAL SINGH

April 16, 2018 08:27 PM
VC with S nihal singh. (File Photo)

Chandigarh (Face2News)

Prof. Arun Kumar Grover, Vice Chancellor, Panjab University expressed his grief and shock on the demise of noted veteran journalist and political commentator,  Mr. S. Nihal Singh today . He added that PU has lost an iconic Alumnus of International Stature.

 An avid reader and connoisseur of fine sensibilities, the octogenarian journalist and author, Mr Nihal donated his vast collection of books that were a part of his personal library to School of Communication Studies (SCS), Panjab University (PU), Chandigarh, informed Prof Grover.

The repository of books, which includes rare and special editions, along with books in German, Russian, French and Malayalam, besides English, is accessible to public at the S. Nihal Singh Book Corner at SCS – a special reading corner dedicated to his collection.

Prof Grover informed that Mr Surendra Nihal Singh also delivered the prestigious Panjab University (PU) Colloquium on the topic of “Indian Politics: The Tipping Point”. 

Meanwhile Mr. Vineet Punia, Former DPR of PU, salutes to  doyen of Indian journalism S. Nihal Singh, who will always be remembered as one of the greatest editors and the most fearless journalists of independent India. He shared picture with him at Panjab University Chandigarh, where he has come to donate his books to the PU Mass Com. Library.

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