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Bhubaneswar/Cuttack/New Delhi, 28th May. Thousands from a cross-section of society across the globe have mourned the sad demise of Shrimantini Dwibedi. The Dwibedi family since her passing away on 14th May 2021 has been receiving thousands of condolence messages from the Representatives of belonging to the Odisha community spread around the world Samaj. The prominent leaders of the Odia diaspora and people from different walks of life have expressed their shock and sorrow at Shrimantini Dwibedi’s Death.
86 years old Smt Dwibedi has been ailing for some time. She breathed her last at 11.15 p.m. on Friday night at Dwibedi’s ancestral home in village Bari of District Jajpur in Odisha. Smt Dwibedi’s husband late Gokul Chandra Dwibedi has had earned name and fame as a well-known educationist in Bari as well as in district Jajpur.
Distinguished dignitaries paid glowing tributes in the memory of the departed soul and prayed for her salvation and eternal peace. In a condolence message, the Governor of Odisha Professor Ganeshi Lal mentioned that Shrimantini Dwibedi was a well-known Philanthropist and pious person. The Governor of Andhra Pradesh Biswabhushan Harichandan described Shrimantini Dwibedi as a Woman having cool, simple, affectionate and affable nature. The Speaker of the Odisha Legislative Assembly Dr Surjya Narayan Patro in a message expressed shock over the sad demise of Dwibedi. Shrimantini Dwibedi was the mother of his close friend Senior Journalist Kishore Dwibedi,
Dr Patro said that he has been knowing her and Dwibedi family for a long time. Describing her as a soft-spoken, affectionate, helpful, religious and benevolent human being, Dr Patro prayed to Lord Jagannath to grant rest to the sacred soul. Expressing his sadness Comptroller and Auditor General of India Girish Chandra Murmu said that he was sorry to hear about the sad news and conveyed his heartfelt condolences. In a message, the Governor of Reserve Bank of India Shakti Kant Das expressed his deep condolences and prayed for the soul to rest in peace. The renowned spiritual Guru Dr Chandrabhanu Satpathy, invoked Lord Sai Baba to bless her and grant peace to her soul.
The other well-known luminaries who condoled the death of Shrimantini Dwibedi include State’s Minister Pratap Jena, Sujith Kumar, M.P., President of Servants of the People’s Society Rajkumar, Former president of SOPS Dipak Malviya, Director of IIPM Dr. Arundhati Debi, Deputy Leader of Opposition in Odisha Assembly Bishnu Sethi, Former Minister Debi Mishra and Jagannath Patnaik, Former M.Ps Ramchandra Khuntia, Bhakta Charan Das, Arka Keshari Deo, Pradip Majhi, Prasanna Patsani, Pravat Samantray, Nakula Nayak, Ram Chandra Hansda, Subash Nayak, Chairman of State Housing Board Corporation Priyadarshi Mishra, National Spokesperson of BJD S.N. Sahu, BJP leader Tulsi Agrawal, Chairman of Mo College Akash Das Nayak, Wife of Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, Mridula Pradhan, Former Rotary Governor Ajay Agrawal, Former Director of AIIMS, New Delhi Dr. R.C. Deka, Editor of The Samaja Sushant Mohanty, Director of IMS Prof. Upendra Padhi, Senior Bureaucrats like Union Finance Secretary Debasish Panda, Additional Chief Secretary P.K.Jena, Chairman, Western Odisha Development Council Asit Tripathy, Principal Secretary of Revenue, Culture and I & PR Bishnupada Sethi, Principal Commissioner IT Manaoranjan Panigrahi, Chhabilendra Rout, Upendra Behera, Prasanna Hota, Vishwas Mehta, A.R. Nanda, Santosh Sadangi, Manoj Sahu, Prabodh Raut, Suresh Mantri, A. P. Padhi, Sanjeeb Mishra, Subash Khuntia, Nilamadhab Mohanty, Chandrasekhar Panda, B.K. Mishra, Madanmohan Sethi, C.S. Mohapatra, Sitansu Kar, Satyananda Mishra, Ajit Tripathy, S.N.Tripathy, Sandip Nayak, B.C. Nayak, B.N.Nayak, Bimbadhar Pradhan, Akshya Rout, Debjit Rath, Sanjib Pattajoshi, Debendra Majhi, Krupasindhu Mishra, Amitabh Verma, P.K.Mohapatra, Debdas Chhotray, Debi Prasad Dash, Arun Panda, Sanjay Panda, Deba Dash, Pradeep Das, Chinmay Acharjya, Jatindranath Swain, Braja Panda, Nirod sahu, A.C. Mishra, Sunil kumar Bhargava, Arabinda Padhi, Anup pujari, R.K.Mishra, T.k. Sahu, Sushil Das, Srideb Nanda, Prasanna Kumar Mishra, P.K.Swain, M. Akshay, G.S. Pattanaik, Anup Satpathy, Amiya Rout, Mrutyunjay Sadangi, Sujata Choudhury, P. Mohanty, Shri Dayal, Rakhyak Nayak, Siddharth Pradhan, Gokul Chandra Pati, S.K. Rout, Jagadish Mohanty, Bijay Nayak, Jugal Mohapatra, Mrutyunjay Mohapatra, Dr. Tribikram Pradhan, Arun kumar Rath, B.K.Panda, B.B.Pattanaik, B.Dhal, Suresh Chandra Panda, Pradipta Sahoo, Arun Kumar Mishra and Surjyamani Raul. Smt Shrimantini Dwibedi was a simple, soft-spoken, affectionate, religious human being. She has been an active promoter of art and culture and used to have a passion for social service.
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