Renowned Photo journalist Krishna Murari Kishan passed away on 1 February 2015 after suffering multi-organ failure at a private hospital in New Delhi. He was 65.
Kishan is survived by two sons and three daughters. One of his son Amrit Jaikishan is also a photo journalist.
Kishan began his career as a simple photographer for local news media and later he worked as a freelance photojournalist.
Krishna Murari Kishan rose to prominence by earning national acclaim due to his many exposes. Krishna Murari Kishan had won praise for communal riots coverage in Jamshedpur in 1978 and in Bhagalpur in 1989.