Renowned poet Kailash Gautam passes away
Renowned Hindi poet Kailash Gautam, 65, died today following a cardiac arrest.Updated: Dec 09, 2006 18:35 IST
Renowned Hindi poet Kailash Gautam diedin Allahabadon Saturdayfollowing a cardiac arrest, family sources said. He was 65.
He is survived by wife, two daughters and a son.
Gautam was admitted to a hospital two days ago with cardiac problems and he breathed his laston Saturdaymorning.
He had authored over a dozen books, some of which had been honoured by the Uttar Pradesh Hindi Sansthan.
He was also the president of Allahabad-based literary organisation, the Hindustani Academy.
First Published: Dec 09, 2006 18:35 IST