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Chikkodi photo journalist dies of heart attack

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Belagavi: A photo journalist at Chikkodi in the district has passed away. Mallikarjuna Danannavara (36) died of heart attack on Monday night.

A freelancer he was contributing to many dailies including the national dailies. One of the photographs that had appeared in The Hindu had won appreciation. Having a penchant for environment he had also won several State and national level awards for his deft work in photography.

It was his passion for job, that had come into notice of noted educationist and Rajya Sabha member Prabhakar Kore who had given him opportunities to exhibit his works.

Apart from handling lens, Danannavara had also contributed articles to several newspapers. Friends and well-wishers have condoled his death.

– Team Mysoorunews

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