Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Baleswar, Feb 3:
Former Odisha minister and veteran Congress leader Bhupal Chandra Mohapatra passed away this evening while speaking at a function at U N High School in Rupsa. He was 84.
Mohapatra was a minister of state for Forest and Environment and later Labour & Employment between 1985 and 1990 during Congress rule.
He was elected to the Odisha Assembly from Basta twice.
Many leaders across political parties have condoled the death of the former minister.