M. Seetharaman, 89 years old who retired as Assistant Editor of The Hindu newspaper passed away at his Abhiramapuram home on March 17 afternoon. The last rites will be held on March 18 at 11 am.
He served The Hindu for over 20 years and retired in 1991. Prior to this job, he was with The Mail, the city eveninger for about 20 years.
A professional in the classical mould, Seetharaman was said to be a stickler for the rules of journalism and was also a mentor for many young people who joined the newspapers.
The family can be reached at 2499 7652 / 98847 10625.