Noted Odia litterateur Chandrasekhar Rath passes away

ANI | Updated: Feb 09, 2018 23:01 IST

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Feb 9 (ANI): Eminent Odia author and poet Chandrasekhar Rath passed away at the age of 89, on Friday.

Suffering from prolonged illness, Rath had been undergoing treatment at a private hospital here.

He was nominated for a Padma Shri this year for his contribution in Odia literature. (ANI)