Bhubaneswar: Senior journalist and columnist Baishnab Charan Jena passed away due to cardiac arrest on Saturday. He was 68.
Jena, a native of Jajpur district had always upheld the dignity of journalism.. He was fluent in English and Odia and was adept at Assembly reporting.
Prior to entering the journalism field, he was the Manager at a Gramya Bank in Koraput. Condolences poured in from various quarters after his demise.