Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Cuttack, Jan 31:
Former Odisha DGP Shyam Sundar Padhi passed away after a prologed illness at his Bhaskosh Lane residence in Cuttack city today. He was 86.
Padhi, who served three terms as DGP between 1979 and 1987, is survived by two daughters and a son.
Ex-DGP Padhi was predeceased by his wife Amiya Kumari Padhi, eminent jurist and first woman judge of the Orissa High Court Justice, in April 2012.