Bhubaneswar: Former Rajya Sabha member from Odisha Narendra Swain has passed away. He was 81.
Swain breathed his last while undergoing treatment at a private COVID Hospital in Cuttack.
Swain was elected to Rajya Sabha as a BJD candidate in December, 2015.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik expressed grief over the demise of Swain.
Describing Swain as a dedicated organizer, Patnaik said the late MP will be remembered for his service towards the working community.
The Chief Minister conveyed his deep sympathy to the bereaved family.