J B Patnaik

J B Patnaik passes away in Tirupati

Three-time Odisha chief minister and octogenarian Congress leader Janaki Ballabh Patnaik died in Tirupati early this morning. He was 89 and is survived by his wife Jayanti, son Pruthvi Ballav and two daughters Sudatta and Supriya. According to family sources, Patnaik had gone to the holy city in Andhra Pradesh yesterday in a special flight