Bhubaneswar, Apr 25: Freelance Odia journalist and Consulting Editor of a regional media, Amjad Badshah succumbed to Covid-19 today.
The incident came to fore after Badshah’s brother took Facebook to share the news about his sad demise.
“COVID takes away my brother Amjad Badshah .My Brother My Hero,” he wrote in the post along with sharing a photo of his brother.
Earlier, Badshah had tested positive for Covid-19 on April 7 following which he was undergoing treatment at the hospital. He was a noted reporter of Western Odisha and had experience of working with various renowned media organizations.
Many political leaders have expressed their grief over social media after the sad demise of the journalist.