Tribune News Service
Chandigarh, September 7
Anusuya Singh, the youngest daughter of Punjabi author Gurbakhsh Singh Preetlari, handed away in Merida, Venezuela this morning. She was 84.
Sukirat Anand, her nephew confirmed the information of her demise.
Most of her life, she taught English at Merida University in Venezuela. She was from the primary batch of The Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (PFU) in 1960. The PFU was established in 1960 to supply larger training to Third World college students.
Gurbaksh Singh Preetlari had gone to the Soviet Union in 1959 with a delegation of writers. During a dialogue, the primary rector of the PFU was additionally current.
“He defined how they needed to host college students from the third world,” stated Sukirat. Following that, she acquired admitted in PFU at MA Philology.
In college, she fell in love with Raul Jesus Estevez Laprea, who was finding out physics. In 1965, they moved to Venezuela. Both of them taught in Merida University. She is survived by two sons and a daughter.