ALSO READMP journalist death: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan orders CBI probe Journalist shot dead by unidentified assailants in Kanpur 10 arrested in Malta over investigative journalist's murder Anti-army Pakistan journalist Taha Siddiqui escapes kidnap attempt Journalist accused of extortion in Chhattisgarh sex tape case gets bail
Singh, 88, breathed his last at the National Heart Institute. He was suffering from kidney-related ailments.
He was ill for quite some time. But he turned critically ill for the past one week, Indu Nihal Singh, his sister-in-law said.
The veteran journalist will be cremated here tomorrow, she added.
S Nihal Singh had worked with several leading newspapers including The Indian Express, The Statesman and Khaleej Times.
He is survived by four sisters.