Bhubaneswar: A veteran Video Editor in the electronic media industry, Sudesh Vasudev died today. He was suffering from SARS-Cov-2 (Covid-19) infection and was admitted to a private hospital in Delhi.
Media fraternities in the National Capital and across India have expressed deep regrets on the untimely demise of Sudehsh, who they said was a master in video editing, for the field of TV news.
Sudesh was the Chief of Video Editing at CNN News 18 and had also worked with NDTV. An industry veteran, Sudesh has been a video editor for the last 3 decades.
“He was an expert in his profession, a fine human being and kind soul,” one of his former colleagues said, speaking to OMMCOM NEWS.
“Sudesh was admitted to a private hospital in Delhi last week. He was recovering well but all of a sudden his condition deteriorated on Saturday night, and passed away this morning.”
Offering condolences to Sudesh, senior journalist Rajdeep Sardesai said, “Sudesh was one of the finest video editors I have had the pleasure to work with but an even finer human bein. It is professionals like him who helped build the TV news industry.”
More grim news on a Sunday morning: one of the finest video editors I have had the pleasure to work with but an even finer human being.. RIP Sudesh Vasudev. It is professionals like him who helped build the Tv news industry. 🙏 pic.twitter.com/LdMovkbFcn
— Rajdeep Sardesai (@sardesairajdeep) May 16, 2021