Kuldip Nayar donned many hats in his decades of public life: Manmohan Singh

Kuldip Nayar donned many hats in his decades of public life: Manmohan Singh
Kuldip Nayar donned many hats in his decades of public life: Manmohan Singh

Kuldip Nayar donned many hats in his decades of public life: Manmohan Singh

Former prime minister Manmohan Singh today condoled the demise of veteran journalist and author Kuldip Nayar while recalling the many hats the former diplomat had donned in his decades of public life.
In a letter to the late journalist’s wife, Bharti, Singh said Nayar had served the country in various capacities and with great distinction.
“I have learnt with profound sorrow about the sad demise of your beloved husband Kuldeep Nayar. He served the country in various capacities with great distinction. He was a veteran journalist, diplomat, parliamentarian and author. He wore many hats in his decades of
“I write to convey to you and members of your family my heartfelt condolences on this sad occasion. May God give you strength to bear this great loss with courage and fortitude,” he said in his condolence letter.
Eminent journalist and author Kuldip Nayar, who fought fiercely for press freedom and civil liberties, died early today. He was 95.