senior journalist Vinod Dua He died on Saturday after a prolonged illness. Renowned journalist Vinod Dua breathed his last at the age of 67. Vinod Dua’s two daughters Mallika Dua And there is Bakul Dua. Mallika is a comedian while Bakul is a psychologist. Vinod Dua has a long association with NTDV. NDTV’s Dr. Prannoy Roy, who worked closely with Vinod Dua, has always said, “Vinod was not only one of the greatest journalists of all time, but he was the best among journalists of his era.”
Have done ‘Khabardar India’ program on NDTV. Also did important programs like ‘Vinod Dua Live’. ‘Zayka India Ka’ was a very popular program on NDTV. Made his identity with ‘Janvani’ on Doordarshan. Vinod Dua was also very famous for his election analysis on Doordarshan.
He had corona infection some time ago. His daughter Mallika Dua informed about the father’s death by posting on social media. Vinod Dua was admitted to the ICU of Apollo Hospital in Delhi last on the advice of doctors. Mallika said, our fearless and extraordinary father is no more with us. Comedian Mallika Dua wrote this in an Instagram post. He said that his last rites would be performed at Lodhi Crematorium on Sunday afternoon.
Earlier this year, he was admitted to the hospital due to corona. In June this year, he lost his wife and radiologist Padmavati Dua due to corona virus infection. Mallika wrote, she lived a unique life, rising to the pinnacle of excellence in journalism for 42 years starting from the refugee colony of Delhi and always standing by the truth. He wrote that he is now in heaven with our mother, his beloved wife Chinna, where they will continue to sing songs, cook, travel and fight with each other.
Vinod Dua and his wife were admitted to a hospital in Gurugram during the peak of the second wave of corona in the country. His health had deteriorated since then and he had to be hospitalized repeatedly. But his health kept deteriorating.