Keonjhar: The Keonjhar Bureau Chief of Kalinga TV, Akshay Padhi, passed away late on Friday night. Padhi was working as the Keonjhar district bureau chief of Kalinga TV for the last six years.
He was suffering from cancer and had been ill for the past few days. He lost his life while he was undergoing treatment.
Kalinga TV founder Dr. Achyuta Samanta expressed deep grief over his death and most sincere condolences to the bereaved family.
The Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Kalinga TV Himansu Sekhar Khatua has also mourned the loss. The Kalinga TV Chief Editor took to his Twitter account to express his grief and wrote “Odisha has lost a very bright, hardworking & experienced journalist.”
Valued colleague Akshay Padhi is no more
He was working as the Keonjhar district bureau chief of Kalinga TV for last 6-years
He passed away last night. He was suffering from cancer
Odisha has lost a very bright, hardworking & experienced journalist.
Om Shanti 🙏🙏
— Soumyajit Pattnaik (@soumyajitt) March 12, 2022