Senior journalist and popular news reader Giri passes away
KATHMANDU: Newsreader and senior journalist Prabin Giri has passed away at his 62 today. Giri, who was admitted to Om Hospital in Chawahil after suffering from cancer, died while undergoing treatment.
He had embarked on his journalism career as a monitor of international news and newsreader at the Radio Nepal on 1975 AD.
he had served the state-owned Nepal Television as a news editor and newsreader for more than one-and-a-half decade during his broadcasting journalism career.
In addition, Giri has been working as an Associate Professor of Economics in Min Bhawan Campus, Baneswor.
His dead body will be kept at Om Hospital during the day today for the final tribute and last rites will be performed at Aryaghat tomorrow, said his family sources.
Late Giri is survived by spouse, two sons and two daughters. RSS
Published Date: Sunday, July 29th, 2012 | 12:32 AM