Renowned economist Baidyanath Mishra passes away at 99
Bhubaneswar: Renowned economist Baidyanath Mishra, who contributed immensely to social development in Odisha, breathed his last at his residence at Saheed Nagar in Bhubaneswar on Wednesday. He was 99.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik expressed his grief over the demise of Mishra.
Mishra was a well-known educationist, researcher, and a renowned economist. He started his career as a lecturer from Ravenshaw University and later worked at Odisha University of Agriculture & Technology (OUAT) as Agriculture Economics Professor.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan offered their condolences following Mishra’s demise.