By Our Entrainment Bureau
BHUBANESWAR/CUTTACK: Ollywood actor Minaketan Das is no more . Das, who was 56 years old, was suffering from pancreatic cancer and was being treated at Mumbai-based Asian Cancer Institute. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik condoled the death of eminent Ollywood actor.
“Saddened to learn of the demise of actor Minaketan Das. It is a great loss for Odia film industry. My thoughts & prayers with his family,” the CM tweeted.
Notably, Das passed away late last night at his residence in Balianta on the outskirts of Odisha capital following prolonged illness. He was suffering from pancreatic cancer and undergoing treatment at Asian Cancer Institute in Mumbai.
The actor, who is well known in Odia film and television industry for his negative roles in hundreds of TV serials and films, had received several state-level awards and accreditation throughout his career.