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Kanak Ghosh, founder and director of 9.9 Group passes away

Kanak Ghosh, founder and director of 9.9 Group, passed away on Monday. Ghosh had suffered a heart attack on Friday and breathed his last around 3.30pm on Monday at Manipal Hospital, Bangalore.

He was heading the education and government communities in addition to overseeing shared services at 9.9 Group.

With over 25 years of varied experience, Ghosh's expertise was in production, distribution, sales and operations. A veteran of the newspaper industry, he headed ABP group’s circulation and distribution function and was a general manager at Indian Express.

In his earlier stint, he led the ‘Change and New Initiatives’ function of Reliance’s Energy Business.