Noted cartoonist Sudhir Tailang died
Cartoonist Sudhir Tailang, a Padma Shri awardee who chronicled over three decades of politics through his unsparing satires and unique drawing style, died here Saturday. He was 55. Tailang succumbed to brain cancer after fighting it for almost two years. He is survived by wife Vibha and daughter Aditi Tailang.The cremation will take place at Lodhi Road Cremation Ground at 2 pm Sunday. “He was a good friend. I would say he was a great friend of this country too,” said Sunaina Anand, director of Art Alive gallery, who organised his retrospective, Here and Now: Rajiv to Modi, in 2014.