Posts Tagged ‘Moscow Mahadevaiah’

Hopefully, there was an announcement on AIR

24 March 2009

sans serif records the demise of P. Mahadevaiah, a former news reader for All India Radio and Radio Moscow, in Mysore on 12 March 2009.

A long-time resident of Gokulam, “Moscow Mahadevaiah”, as he was fondly known, was a figure of awe for young boys playing cricket in the triangular park opposite his home in the pre-liberalisation India of the 1980s.

Also read: India’s first television newsreader passes away

A baritone falls silent watching the cacophony

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