Tragic Demise of ADM in Odisha During Get-Together

Birendra Kumar Das, ADM (Revenue) of Gajapati district in Odisha, collapsed on stage while singing a devotional song and later died from a massive cardiac arrest. The get-together event was organized to celebrate the completion of elections. His death has deeply grieved the local administration and officials.


Devdiscourse News Desk | Bhubaneswar | Updated: 11-07-2024 15:48 IST | Created: 11-07-2024 15:48 IST
Tragic Demise of ADM in Odisha During Get-Together
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In a tragic turn of events, Birendra Kumar Das, the Additional District Magistrate (Revenue) of Gajapati district, collapsed on stage while singing a devotional Jagannath bhajan at a gathering of government officials and subsequently died.

The incident occurred during a get-together celebrating the completion of elections. Das was immediately taken to a local hospital, where it was found that his blood pressure was critically high. Later, he was transferred to MKCG Medical and Hospital in Berhampur, where doctors declared him brought dead.

Gajapati Collector Smruti Ranjan Pradhan lauded Das as an able administrator whose death is a significant loss to the people of the district. The Odisha Chief Minister, Mohan Charan Majhi, also expressed deep condolences, remarking on Das's dedication and commitment to public service.

(With inputs from agencies.)

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