Saturday, September 18, 2021

Noted Odia writer Manoj Das passes away in Puducherry

Noted Odia writer Manoj Das passed away in Puducherry on Tuesday. He was 87. Born in 1934 in Odisha, he went on to make an indelible mark in the realm of both Odia and English literature.

Odisha Governor Prof Ganeshi Lal, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Union ministers Dharmendra Pradhan and Pratap Chandra Sarangi among others, have deeply condoled the passing away of Das. Expressing deep sorrow over the demise, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan requested the Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry to cremate his mortal remains with full state honours.

- Advertisement -
Latest news

Petrol and Diesel not to come under GST regime

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said that the GST Council has turned down a proposal to bring petrol and diesel under the ambit of...

President Kovind to address valedictory ceremony of IA&AS officers in Shimla today

President Ram Nath Kovind will address the valedictory ceremony of Indian Audit & Accounts Service officers at the National Academy of Audit & Accounts...

Surat will get maximum benefits from recently announced PLI Scheme: Piyush Goyal

Union Textiles Minister Piyush Goyal has said that the biggest center for the Man Made Fiber industry - Surat will get maximum benefits from...

Leh registers 70 fresh cases of COVID-19

After continuous decline in the number of covid cases, Leh registered 70 fresh cases yesterday. After several months of gradual decline, huge number of...
Related news

Petrol and Diesel not to come under GST regime

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said that the GST Council has turned down a proposal to bring petrol and diesel under the ambit of...

President Kovind to address valedictory ceremony of IA&AS officers in Shimla today

President Ram Nath Kovind will address the valedictory ceremony of Indian Audit & Accounts Service officers at the National Academy of Audit & Accounts...

Surat will get maximum benefits from recently announced PLI Scheme: Piyush Goyal

Union Textiles Minister Piyush Goyal has said that the biggest center for the Man Made Fiber industry - Surat will get maximum benefits from...

Leh registers 70 fresh cases of COVID-19

After continuous decline in the number of covid cases, Leh registered 70 fresh cases yesterday. After several months of gradual decline, huge number of...