CM Mourns Demise Of Eminent Litterateur Manorama Mohapatra

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has expressed deep grief over the passing away of former Editor of the Odia daily ‘The Samaja’, eminent litterateur and educationist Manorama Mohapatra.

Patnaik said that Mohapatra has created a special place for herself as an educationist, litterateur and orator. She had played a prominent role in creating awareness on various social issues especially on women rights and their problems.

As the Editor of ‘The Samaja’ she had held high the ideals of journalism, he added.

Patnaik said as a member of the Lok Sevak Mandal, she had played a significant role in the field of social service.

In her death Odisha has lost a great woman and an eloquent speaker, the Chief Minister stated.

Patnaik while praying for the solace of the departed soul has expressed his deepest sympathies to the bereaved family.