Freedom fighter & veteran labour union leader Banamali Das passes away

Cuttack: Freedom fighter and veteran labour union leader Banamali Das passed away at his residence at Choudwar of Cuttack district today. He was 92 years old and was suffering from old age related ailments for a long time.

People in large numbers and across all ages came to pay their last respects to the departed soul of the veteran leader today.

“A large crowd gathered to pay respects to the veteran leader. He established the Puri Gopabandhu High School. All the dignitaries of Choudwar including MLA Prabhat Ranjan Biswal came to participate in the last journey of the freedom fighter,” social worker, Damodar Sahu said.

Choudwar-Cuttack MLA, Prabhat Ranjan Biswal said “This is a moment of grief and great sorrow for all the people of Choudwar.”