Shillong, Dec 4: Veteran journalist Vinod Dua passed away on Saturday at the age of 67.
Dua, who was an articulated Hindi broadcast journalist, and his wife had contracted Covid-19 in April-May. His wife, Padmavati Dua, passed away in June.
The veteran journalist was ill since then, and on Monday, he was admitted to the ICU of Apollo Hospital.
The government of India awarded him with the Padma Shri for Journalism in 2008.