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Voice of Marathi news Datta Kulkarni dies

Dattatreya Ramchandra Kulkarni was the head of Marathi news unit at All India Radio, Delhi, for 30 long years. He retired from service 23 years ago.

delhi Updated: May 04, 2008 18:04 IST

Datta Kulkarni, whose voice was familiar all over Masharashtra in yesteryears as reader of Marathi news, died in New Delhi on Sunday.

He was 82. Dattatreya Ramchandra Kulkarni was the head of Marathi news unit at All India Radio, Delhi, for 30 long years. He retired from service 23 years ago.

Kulkarni, who was not keeping well from the past few months, breathed his last at his residence in east Delhi.

He is survived by a son and daughter.

Kulkarni was cremated at Sarai Kale Khan crematorium.