Mrs. Y.G. Parthasarathy, popularly known as Mrs. YGP, passed away in Chennai. She was 93, and survived by her two sons, Y.G. Mahendran, Y.G.Rajendran and their families. Mrs. Y.G. Parthasarathy was the founder and dean of the PSSB Group of Institutions. The educationist complained of discomfort and was admitted to the Apollo Hospitals. She passed away despite intensive treatment.
According to her son Y.G.Mahendran, she had severe respiratory distress. She had always fought it well and was expected back home by family members. Her body will be kept for public homage at Padma Sheshadri School, Bharat Kalachar, Thirumalai Pillai Road, T.Nagar.