Sunday, August 9, 2020
Obituary : Mr SC Kasgiwal former ADG Prasar Bharati and an ace Broadcast Engineer passed away
With profound grief and sadness It is to inform that Mr SC Kasgiwal former ADG Prasar Bharati and our colleague passed away yesterday night by 9:30 pm in Mumbai hospital after two weeks of illness. Mr Kasgiwal was tested COVID-19 positive on 26 July and admitted in Bombay Hospital near Church Gate on 27 July.. His condition started deteriorating from 5th August and he breathed last yesterday night. The cremation took place yesterday night itself and his son-in-law only was allowed to attend the cremation.
Shri Khasgiwal had an illustrious career in AIR and Doordarshan and retired as Chief Engineer from Mumbai. He is credited with installation of may key projects of All India Radio and Doordarshan. He was a very active member of Broadcast Engineering Society (India) and held the position of Chairman, BES(I), Mumbai Chapter. His enormous contribution to Broadcast Engineering Society (India) will be long remembered.
PB Parivar condoles the demise of Shri SC Khasgiwal and prays for the peace of the departed Soul.
Source : PS SUNDARAM