Hyderabad: Senior journalist and former chairman of Andhra Pradesh Press Academy, V Vasudeva Deekshitulu passed away here on Friday. He was 76 and is survived by his wife and three daughters.
Deekshitulu worked as the editor of Andhra Prabha daily and later as the Chairman of the AP Press Academy. He was ill for sometime and was undergoing treatment in a private hospital when he suffered a stroke and passed away.
Funeral will be on Saturday, according to his family members.