Bhubaneswar: Famend Odia actor Bijay Mohanty died on Monday (July 20, 2020) elderly 70 following a protracted sickness.
Mohanty’s fanatics around the county prolonged their condolences along side Odisha Leader Minister Naveen Patnaik who stated that his demise marks the top of an generation and has created a deep void within the Odia movie trade.
He additionally introduced that the frame of the veteran actor shall be cremated with State Honours.
CM @Naveen_Odisha has expressed deep grief over the passing away of famend movie actor & director #BijayMohanty. CM stated, his demise marks the top of an generation and has created a deep void in Odia movie trade. CM introduced that the veteran actor shall be cremated with state honours.
— CMO Odisha (@CMO_Odisha) July 20, 2020
Expressing grief over the demise, CM stated, “I’m saddened to be informed of the demise of veteran actor Bijay Mohanty. The impact he left at the global of Odia artwork will all the time be remembered within the hearts of numerous artwork fans. I lengthen my heartfelt condolences to the bereaved households and want them effectively.”
Union Minister of Petroleum Dharmendra Pradhan, who hails from Odisha additionally prolonged his condolences and stated, “I’m deeply saddened via the lack of the well-known actor Bijay Mohanty. His demise marked the top of an generation on this planet of Odia cinema. Technology after technology, he used to be ready to bind his fanatics to the magic of artwork.”
“Wishing the well-being of the immortal soul and lengthening condolences to the bereaved circle of relatives. Might Mahaprabhu Sreejagnath give immense persistence and braveness to the circle of relatives all through this hard time,” added Pradhan.
Mohanty is survived via his spouse Tandra Ray, who’s an actor within the Odia movie trade, and daughter Jasmine.
A Nationwide College of Drama alumnus, Mohanty began his prolific movie profession within the Odia cinema in 1977.
He debuted with Chilika Tire and acted in a lot of Odia motion pictures like Naga Phasa, Samay Bada Balaban, Danda Balunga and Chaka Akhi Sabu Dekhuchi.