Veteran journalist Vinod Mehta passes away
Posted on: 2015-03-09 Posted by: CLAT Gurukul Category: Archive Blog
[caption id="attachment_1388" align="aligncenter" width="301"] Vinod Mehta[/caption] Senior Journalist and Outlook Groupís editorial chairman Vinod Mehta passed away on 8 March 2015 at the age of 72. He was one of the Indiaís most influential editors, fine journalist & writer. As an influential editor he had launched number of successful publications including the Sunday Observer, Indian Post, The Independent, The Pioneer (Delhi edition) and Outlook. He authored a biography of Meena Kumari (movie actress and poet) and Sanjay Gandhi- The Sanjay Story (2012). His other acclaimed work includes memoir Lucknow Boy published in 2012, Mr Editor, How close are you to the PM? (1999) and Bombay: A Private View (1971). He was conferred with Yash Bharti Samman (2015) by Uttar Pradesh government. Note: For more updates on topics asked in CLAT, keep visiting CLAT Gurukul which is a knowledge sharing initiative of The Knowledge Tree, Patna's premier coaching institute for CLAT and for other law entrance exams like AILET, SET, LSAT etc.