Hyderabad, Nov. 22 -- Well-known surgeon Dr P V Chalapathi Rao passed away in the city on Sunday.

He was 93.

He is survived by wife and son Dr Raghuram , an oncologist, current President of Surgeons Association of India (SAI).

A recipient of Dr.B.C.Roy National award, Dr.Chalapathi Rao was the first surgeon from the Telugu speaking states to be elected as SAI president in 1994.


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