Jamshedpur, Nov. 19: Shobhakant Jha, father of Prabhat Khabar’s journalist, Raman Kumar Jha, passed away on Thursday at Tata Main Hospital (TMH).
He was 76. Mr. Shobhakant was suffering from a long illness. His last rites will be performed on Friday morning at Subarnrekha burning ghat.
The funeral procession will be out from Jha’s residence in Govindpur. Late Shobhakant Jha had retired from Tata Steel’s Tubes Division.
Several of his relative and friends gathered at TMH after getting the news and consoled Raman.