Patna, May 21: Bihar Working Journalist Union (BWJU) on Thursday condoled the death of senior journalist S A Shad, terming it a great loss to journalistic fraternity in the state. General Secretary of Bihar Working Journalist Union (BWJU) Kamal Kant Sahay said Shad had immensely contributed to journalism in his long career, during his association with a leading English daily and later a prestigious Hindi daily. Shad was a man of humble personality who always discharged his responsibility with high journalistic ethics and values, he noted.
President of BJU Nivedita Jha expressed her deep shock over demise of Shad and said it was her personal loss. Besides being a Journalist of rich creative skill, he was also a man of warm nature and soft spoken, she recalled.
S A Shad had died yesterday after a battle for life with Cancer on Wednesday. (UNI)