Bhubaneswar: Veteran journalist and union
leader Rabi Narayan Mohanty died here on Sunday after prolonged
He was 68 and survived by wife, four sons and three
daughters, family sources said.
Mohanty, who had been suffering from kidney related
ailment for the past eight months, died at a private hospital.
After starting his career as a journalist in the
60s, Mohanty had worked in several Oriya newspapers including
`Kalinga` and `Prajatantra` and was the editor of `Nyayabati`
A founder member of Orissa Journalists` Union, he had
worked as its Secretary and President.
Mohanty had functioned as the President of Orissa
Journalist Welfare Board and Vice-President of National