Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik condoled the death of acclaimed scientist Dr Ajay Parida who passed in Guwahati on Tuesday. Padmashree awardee Dr Parida suffered a massive cardiac arrest at Guwahati today morning and succumbed.
Dr Parida was the Director of the Institute of Life Sciences (ILS), Bhubaneswar. In his condolence message, the Chief Minister said:
“Deeply saddened to learn about the passing away of Padma Shri awardee scientist and Director of Institute Of Life Sciences (ILS), Bhubaneswar Ajay Parida. My thoughts and prayers are with the bereaved family members and friends in this hour of grief. Om Shanti.”