BENGALURU: Senior journalist and political analyst Mahadeva Prakash, who had served as Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa’s media advisor, died on Friday resulting from Covid-19 associated illnesses.
He was 65, and died at a personal hospital, sources near him stated.
Prakash was editor of “Ee Bhanuvaara”, and had earlier served with the Division of Data and Publicity.
He was articulate on political developments within the State and was an lively participant at panel discussions within the digital media.
Prakash was picked because the Chief Ministers media adviser in August 2019 after the BJP authorities got here to energy.
He resigned in November 2020, citing private causes.
Yediyurappa, condoling Prakash’s dying, stated his demise has induced an important loss to the media.
A number of of Yediyurappa’s Cupboard colleagues and State Congress chief D Ok Shivakumar additionally condoled Prakash’s passing away whereas remembering him as political analyst and a columnist of assorted newspapers.