He used to be identified for his contribution in direction of imparting education to slum and orphan children in Cuttack.

He used to be identified for his contribution in direction of imparting education to slum and orphan children in Cuttack.

Noted social activist D. Prakash Rao died on Wednesday on the SCB Medical College Sanatorium in Cuttack. He used to be 63.

Rao succumbed to a mind stroke at 4.15 p.m., SCB Medical College Sanatorium Emergency Officer B.N. Mohaparan talked about.

“My father used to be under treatment on the SCB Medical College Sanatorium for 20 days and handed away this afternoon,” his daughter Bhanupriya talked about.

The medical institution respectable talked about Rao used to be admitted after he tested sure for COVID-19, but had later recovered from the disease. Nonetheless, his condition worsened after he developed sure neurological sicknesses.

Rao, a Padma Shri, used to be identified for his contribution in direction of imparting education to slum and orphan children in Cuttack.

High Minister Narendra Modi, Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik condoled the demise of Rao, who earned his livelihood and undertook social activities by promoting tea at Buxi Buzar in Cuttack.

Mr. Patnaik talked about the social activist’s funeral shall be held with beefy Grunt honours.

“Saddened by the demise of Shri D Prakash Rao. The prominent work that he has performed will continue motivating of us. He rightly saw education as a vital capability to empowerment. I engage my assembly with him in Cuttack about a years ago. Condolences to his family and admirers. Om Shanti,” Mr. Modi talked about on Twitter.

Mr. Patnaik talked about the “Upright Samaritan will continuously be remembered for his dedication to uplift the lives of children”.