Bhubanswar: Noted freedom fighter Mahahendra Mohanty passed away in his house at Bhagia village under Soro area in Balasore district last night. He was 99.
According to reports, Mohanty was suffering from old-age related diseases for a few months now and was under treatment. He breathed his last on Saturday night. Family members and relatives were present at his death bed.
Mohanty had fought with British people during the freedom struggle and had been failed for a few months. Post-Independence, he was involved in social works.