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Noted Kannada poet Siddalingaiah no more

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Noted Kannada poet Siddalingaiah died on Friday due to COVID-19 related ailments, sources close to him said. Popularly known as Dalita Kavi (Dalit Poet), he was 67. He is survived by his wife, son, and daughter. According to sources, he was admitted to a private hospital for over a month and had been on ventilator support for some time now.