Odia actor Rabi Mishra passes away
Bhubaneswar: Veteran Odia actor Rabi Mishra passed away while undergoing treatment at a private hospital here on Wednesday. He was 64. Rabi was admitted to the hospital following a cardiac arrest on Tuesday.
Rabi Mishra, a versatile actor, has performed in positive, negative and comedy characters and dominated the Odia entertainment industry for more than two decades. He is known for his role in popular Odia movies like Sakal Tirtha, Ma Pari Kie Heba, Soubhagyabati and Mana Rahigala Tumari Thare. He has also acted in more than 100 TV serials and plays. He is fondly remembered for his role in popular television serial Gopal Rahasya.
Expressing deep grief over his death, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said the actor’s contribution to Odisha’s film and television industry will always be remembered.
Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said Mishra’s impeccable performance in the television series ‘Gopal Rahasya’ had made him popular in every household in the State.