15 July 2012 :: Prabhash Joshi was born on 15th of July 1936 in Ashta near Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India to Pandarinath Joshi and Leela Bai . He was a noted Indian Journalist, especially Hindi journalism. He was a writer and political analyst. He was strongly in favor of “ethics and transparency”. He played a part in Gandhian movement, Bhoodan movement, in the surrender of bandits and in the struggle against emergency.
Prabhash Joshi is married to Usha. They have two sons Sandeep and Sopan and a daughter, Sonal. His son Sopan Joshi is the managing editor of the Down To Earth magazine. His daughter Sonal Joshi is Executive Producer NDTV Mumbai and elder son Sandeep works for Air India in New Delhi.
Prabhash Joshi died on 5th of November 2009 due to a heart attack after watching the India-Australia cricket match.