Arindam Das’ untimely demise has left the media fraternity and senior leaders in deep shock. Arindam Das was a journalist who loved challenges. His reportage in adverse situations created his own brand of journalism.
Be it flood, cyclones, crime, or covering left-wing extremism, Arindam’s versatility made him unique. He never stuck to stereotypes and always thought out of the box to report events.
Arindam’s love for challenges & respect for duty was reflected in his childhood wish to join the armed forces. He was a part of the NCC Republic Day contingent in New Delhi.
He was also interested to join the Territorial Army. As a journalist, he always thrived to bring news to the people no matter what the circumstances were. And for that his contribution to journalism in Odisha, he will always be remembered.
May his soul rest in peace!
Published: Sanchita Mondal
Last updated: 24 September 2021, 08:39 PM IST
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