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‘Bangalore’ author Peter Colaco dies at 67

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BANGALORE, April 1, 2013

Peter Colaco, author of the best selling book on Bangalore — A Century of Tales From City & Cantonment — passed away on Friday, following a cardiac arrest.

He was ailing from kidney failure for the past couple of years. Mr. Colaco passed away on March 29, a day before he was to turn 68 on March 30.

He was also the former professor of Advertising at IIM-B, a documentary filmmaker and musician.

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