Bhubaneswar: Former Congress MLA Bijaya Kumar Nayak breathed his last at a private hospital in Bhubaneswar today. He was 70.
As per reports, Nayak was suffering from age-related ailments. He was admitted to a private hospital here for treatment. However, he breathed his last while undergoing treatment this morning at around 9.45 am.
Nayak was born in Gobindapur village under Erasama block of Jagatsinghpur district. He was elected to the Odisha Legislative Assembly from Erasama constituency as a Congress candidate in 1995 and served as a legislator till 2000.