Angul: Senior Athmallik-based journalist, Pradip Ghiwalla succumbed to Covid-19 on Sunday morning. He was admitted to a private hospital in Bhubaneswar after testing positive for Covid-19.
Ghiwalla was known to be a fighter for the cause of human rights and poor in Angul district. Especially in Athmallik and Boinda, he had earned a name for himself. Journalists from across Odisha mourned Ghiwalla’s death.
“He was a multi-faceted personality. An active member of ‘Tridhara Sahitya Sansad’, a lawyer and an activist in a row. We have lost a talented journalist from Angul and the State,” said Ghiwalla’s colleagues, expressing deep condolences.