The Foreign Correspondents' Club of South Asia learned Friday 16 July 2021 that Reuters photojournalist and FCC member Danish Siddiqui was killed on assignment in Kandahar, Afghanistan.

Danish was a fiercely talented photojournalist whose pictures eloquently and forcefully told the story of South Asia. It is a devastating loss for his family, friends, colleagues and the Delhi journalist community, among whom he was universally admired. More often than not, the singular image that defined the biggest news of the day, resonant for its humanity and artistry, was taken by Danish. He will be remembered for his intelligence, artistry. nd his body of work will on Governing Committee of the FCC takes this sad opDortun attentior information to the world.