Bhubaneswar: An Odia doctor Srimanta Sahu posted at Ram Manohar Lohia hospital in Delhi passed away today. Dr Sahu was suffering from COVID-19 and undergoing treatment at Manipal hospital in the National Capital.
Sahu was a native of Bolangir. He had earned good reputation as a Medicine Specialist in Delhi. He was a close childhood friend of Odisha’s Labour Minister Susanta Singh. Both of them were together from Std I to Std XII.
“Dr Sahu was a meritorious student. He was very friendly and helpful by nature. This is a personal loss for me and am not able to accept the demise of my friend,” Singh said.