Mysore, June 27 (UNI) Noted science writer and music critic Prof G T Narayana Rao died here today at a private hospital following brain hemorrhage.
He was 82. He was survived by wife and three sons, As per his last wish the body has been donated to J S S Hospital for research purpose.
Prof Rao was recipient of various awards including Kannada Rajyotsava award-2007, Karnataka Sahitya Parishat, Kannada Vijnana Parishat awards.
He authored 60 books in Kannada and English covering Science, Travelogues, Translations of Technical publications, Astronomy, Biographies of famous scientists and many of his books were text books at University level.
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