Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Obituary - Bijoy Modi UDC (41) All India Radio Rajkot expires
Shri Bijoy Dhansukhbhai Modi, UDC, All India Radio, Rajkot left us today (15.03.2016). He was born on 20.11.1975 and had joined AIR Rajkot in 1994. He was the only son of late Sh DL Modi, PEX and had got compassionate appointment after the demise of his father.
Bijoy was very good singer and Approved light Music artist of AIR. In-spite of being ministerial staff, he was assigned the duties of Library and Information Assistant since long. He did remarkable job in digitizing and converting the tapes on CD/ hard drive. With his sad and untimely demise Akashvani Rajkot has lost one of the most sincere persons. Bijoy was diagnosed with lung cancer in January 2015 and was undergoing treatment - chemotherapy.
He has left behind him his five year old son, his wife and his widow mother, who was residing with him.
Prasar Bharati Parivar deeply mourns the untimely demise of Bijoy and prays to almighty for peace of the departed soul and strength for the bereaved family.Source : Rajesh Monani and Pankaj Meheta
Shri F. Sheheryar, DGAIR vide his mail to PB Parivar has said, "The sudden demise of our young colleague shocks us all here in Delhi too. May his soul rest in peace. I'm with his family in this agony & bereavement. ...."