Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has expressed his deepest condolences on the demise of vibrant young journalist Arindam Das on Friday.
“I am distressed on the death of young working journalist Arindam Das. This is an irreparable loss to the journalism sphere in Odisha. I pray for his soul to rest in peace. And pray for the speedy recovery of those injured in the incident,” the CM tweeted.
Das, who was working as a Chief Reporter with OTV, met with an accident while he was with a team of the ODRAF. The team was on a mission to rescue a stranded elephant in the river near Mundali barrage.