K. V. Sampath Kumar

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KV Sampath Kumar was an editor for Sanskrit newspaper " Sudharma" from Mysuru, Karnataka, India. In 2020, he along with his wife was selected for the Padma Shri honour from the Government of India for his contribution to the field of Literature & Education. [1] [2]

Kumar died at the age of 64 on June 30, 2021 following a heart attack. [3] [4]


Sampath Kumar started his career in Sanskrit journalism by joining his father's Sanskrit newspaper Sudharma and was a law graduate and was Vidwath in Sahithya. [5] [6]


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  2. ^ "'Sudharma' couple felicitated". Star of Mysore. 2020-02-03. Retrieved 2021-03-17.
  3. ^ Jul 1, TNN /; 2021; Ist, 09:48. "Mysuru: Sanskrit daily editor Sampath Kumar dies | Mysuru News - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2021-07-01.CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list ( link)
  4. ^ "Mysuru: Editor of world's only Sanskrit newspaper no more". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 2021-07-01.
  5. ^ "Padma reward for Karnataka couple's untiring effort". The Hindu. 2020-01-27. ISSN  0971-751X. Retrieved 2021-03-17.
  6. ^ "Padma Shri awardees 'Sudharma' editor, his wife feted in Mysuru – Mysuru Today". Retrieved 2021-03-17.