Chennai. Nationalist Daily Dinamalar Editor Shri R Krishnamoorthy passed away on 4th March 2020 at the age of 88. Following the footsteps of his father Shri T V Rama Subbaiyer, the founder of Dinamalar, Shri Krishnamoorthy tirelessly worked to make Dinamalar, one of leading dailies in Tamil Nadu.
RSS Uttar Tamilnadu Prant Pracharak P.M. Ravikumar, State Executive Member Sambamoorthy, Ramakrishna Prasad, Joint State Secretary paid their homage in person to his mortal remains.
He has conducted vast research on currency/coins that were in circulation during the Sangham age. He has authored more than 30 books on Numismatics.
His numismatics findings played crucial rule in Tamizh getting classical language status. Recognizing his service to Tamizh, he was awarded ‘Tholkappiyar Award’ for the year 2012 – 2013. He has vastly contributed for Tamizh language and also in journalism field. He played a stellar role in creating awareness about Ayodhya Shri Ram Janmabhoomi in Tamil Nadu through articles. He has immensely contributed for the upliftment of so-called Harijans. He had high regard and respect for Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).