Bhubaneswar: Noted economist Dr Baidyanath Mishra passed away late on Tuesday night at his residence in Saheed Nagar area here. Mishra was 99.
Mishra was a renowned economist and educationist.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan expressed grief over the death of the economist.
“I express deepest condolences to the family members of the Prof Baidyanath Mishra,” tweeted Patnaik.
Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan tweeted, “His contribution to the social development in Odisha is incomparable. I express my condolences to the family. May his soul rest in peace.”