Veteran journalist S Nihal Singh dies at 88, navyamedia

Veteran journalist S Nihal Singh dies at 88

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Veteran journalist and editor S Nihal Singh passed away aged 88 on Monday and the news was released today. He had won the International Editor of the Year Award for his role in opposing the emergency by former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.

When Ms. Gandhi imposed censorship on newspapers during the Emergency period, Singh as Editor of The Statesman published, “This issue of The Statesman appears under censorship” on the front page.