The study of literature in India has suffered two losses in recent times: firstly, through the death of Prof. C.D. Narasimhaiah in April 2005; and secondly, in Dr P.K. Rajan's fatal accident this January (2006).
Sharrad, Paul, Obituaries: C.D. Narasimhaiah and RK. Rajan, Kunapipi, 28(1), 2006.