Odisha CM, others condole demise of Odia veteran actor Ajit Das
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has condoled demise of veteran Odia film actor Ajit Das. In a career spreading around four decades, Das has acted in more than 60 Odia films. Beginning his career with ‘Sindura Bindu’ (1976) Ajit Das also acted in films like ‘Hakim Babu’, ‘Jaga Hatare Pagha’, ‘Tunda Baida’, ‘Kapala Likhana’, ‘Maa’, ‘Mukhyamantri’ and ‘Balidan’.
Describing late Ajit Das as a great genius Odisha CM said that he has left an indelible mark in Odia film industry as a versatile actor and director.
ବିଶିଷ୍ଟ ଅଭିନେତା ତଥା ନିର୍ଦ୍ଦେଶକ ଅଜିତ୍ ଦାସଙ୍କ ଦେହାନ୍ତ ବିଷୟରେ ଜାଣି ମୁଁ ଦୁଃଖିତ। ତାଙ୍କ ବିୟୋଗ ଓଡ଼ିଆ ଚଳଚ୍ଚିତ୍ର ଓ ମଞ୍ଚ ଜଗତରେ ବିରାଟ ଶୂନ୍ୟସ୍ଥାନ ସୃଷ୍ଟି କରିଛି। ତାଙ୍କ ଅମର ଆତ୍ମାର ସଦଗତି କାମନା ସହ ଶୋକସନ୍ତପ୍ତ ପରିବାରବର୍ଗଙ୍କୁ ମୋର ସମବେଦନା ଜଣାଉଛି।
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) September 13, 2020
A Former head of the department of Drama at Utkal Sangeet Mahavidyalaya, the demise of Ajit Das has created a great void in the Odia film industry which will take years to fill. Ajit Das will continue to live in the hearts of innumerable cine lovers of Odisha, the CM added. He conveyed his deep sympathy to the bereaved family.
Besides, many politicians and actors expressed their grip demise of the veteran actor. Here are the condolence messages.
ଆନ୍ଧ୍ରପ୍ରଦେଶ ରାଜ୍ୟପାଳ ଶ୍ରୀଯୁକ୍ତ ବିଶ୍ୱଭୂଷଣ ହରିଚନ୍ଦନ ବରିଷ୍ଠ ଏବଂ ପ୍ରଖ୍ୟାତ ଚିତ୍ର ଅଭିନେତା ଅଜିତ ଦାସଙ୍କ ବିୟୋଗରେ ଗଭୀର ଶୋକ ପ୍ରକାଶ କରିଛନ୍ତି ଏବଂ ପ୍ରଭୁ ଶ୍ରୀ ଜଗନ୍ନାଥଙ୍କ ନିକଟରେ ସ୍ୱର୍ଗତ ଆତ୍ମାର ସଦ୍ଗତି କାମନା କରିବା ସହିତ ତାଙ୍କର ଦୁଃଖଦ ପରିବାରକୁ ସମବେଦନା ଜଣାଇଛନ୍ତି ।#ajitdas pic.twitter.com/yJcg6XZ0C5
— Governor of Andhra Pradesh (@governorap) September 13, 2020
Condoling demise of Ajit Das, Founder of KIIT, KISS, Kandhamal MP Dr Achyuta Samanta took to twitter and said, “2020 has been a difficult year. Deeply saddened by the news of Ollywood Veteran Actor Ajit Das passing. My thoughts are with his family and friends. May his soul rest in peace.”
2020 has been a difficult year. Deeply saddened by the news of Ollywood Veteran Actor Ajit Das passing. My thoughts are with his family and friends. May his soul rest in peace. 🙏 pic.twitter.com/A08YULO14F
— Achyuta Samanta (@achyuta_samanta) September 13, 2020
ଓଡ଼ିଆ ଚଳଚ୍ଚିତ୍ର ଜଗତର ବର୍ଷୀୟାନ ଅଭିନେତା ଅଜିତ୍ ଦାସଙ୍କ ବିୟୋଗ ଖବର ଶୁଣି ମୁଁ ଗଭୀର ଭାବରେ ମର୍ମାହତ । ତାଙ୍କ ମୃତ୍ୟୁରେ ଓଡ଼ିଶା ସିନେ ଜଗତରେ ଏକ ଯୁଗର ଅନ୍ତ ଘଟିଲା । ଦୀର୍ଘ ଦଶନ୍ଧି ଧରି ସେ ଓଡ଼ିଆ ଦର୍ଶକଙ୍କୁ ନିଜ କଳାର ଯାଦୁରେ ବାନ୍ଧି ରଖିପାରିଥିଲେ ।
— Dharmendra Pradhan (@dpradhanbjp) September 13, 2020
Deeply shocked by the news of Ollywood veteran actor Ajit Das Sir’s passing away🙏🏻 Rest in peace sir🙏🏻💐Deepest condolences to the family 🙏🏻 pic.twitter.com/PbvHVjNKZe
— VARSHA PRIYADARSHINI (@VarshaPriyadar3) September 13, 2020
— SABYASACHI MISHRA 🇮🇳 (@sabyaactor) September 13, 2020
— Sritam Das (@SritamDas) September 13, 2020