New Delhi, Dec 7: Extending his deepest condolences, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said Cho Ramaswamy was a multidimensional personality, towering intellectual, great nationalist & fearless voice who was respected & admired.
''Cho Ramaswamy was a multidimensional personality, towering intellectual, great nationalist & fearless voice who was respected and admired'' Modi tweeted.
Prime Minister further said,''Above all, Cho Ramaswamy was a dear friend. I have been to his annual readers meeting which were an unprecedented editor reader interface.''
Cho Ramaswamy was insightful, frank & brilliant. Pained by his demise. Condolences to his family & countless readers of Thuglak.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) December 7, 2016
Veteran journalist, former Rajya Sabha member and political commentator Cho Ramaswamy (82) died today following illness. He was suffering from illness and breathed his last at a private hospital this morning. He is survived by wife, son and daughter. Ramaswamy was founder editor of Thuqlaq magazine and was known as a satirist. He had acted in many movies and featured with top actors like Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan.