Loksatta’s journalist Ashok Tupe from Shrirampur also passed away today. He had a corona before, from which he was healed. But today he suffered a heart attack and lost his life in it. He was instrumental in co-operation, agriculture, rural development, politics.
He also studied everything from anthropology to history. Living in a rural area, he had developed a new definition of news. The number of journalists killed by corona in the state has now reached 105, said SM Deshmukh of Marathi Press Council.