Bhubaneswar: March 25: Gandhian Leader and eminent freedom fighter Padma Shri Bhabani Charan Patnaik has been admitted in Capital Hospital, Bhubaneswar. Former Rajya Sabha Member is suffering from some cardiac problems and is in ICU of Capital Hospital. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has directed for the formation of a medical team to monitor his treatment.
As said by the Chief Minister, Government shall bear all the expenses towards the treatment of Gandhian Leader.
Noted Freedom Fighter was in the Upper House for three terms i.e. 1961, 1966 and 1978.
He was honoured with the Padma Shri in 2018.