Headlines

Odia movie director Nagen Ray passes away

Nagen Ray

Cuttack: Veteran Odia film director Nagen Ray, director of first Odia colour movie ‘Gapa Hele Bi Sata’, passed away at his residence in Nua Bazaar here last night. He was 82.

A pall of gloom descended on the locality and Odia film industry after the news of his demise broke.

Ray’s admirers from various walks of life, including artistes made a beeline to his residence to pay last respects to the departed soul.

Ray had directed ‘Gapa Hele Bi Sata’, the first Odia colour film released in 1976.

Comments

Most Popular

To Top