Mysore, Jun 27 (UNI) Renowned vedic scholar Prof G N Chakravarthy died at his residence following prolonged illness here today.
He was 97. He is survived by wife and three sons.
Prof Chakravarthy was a recipient of Sediyapu Award-2007, Veda Ratna Award, a national award instituted by Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, and Kannada Rajyotsava Award-2007.
He had penned a number of books in Sanskrit and published many research papers related to Vedas.
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