Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has expressed grief at the demise of Gandhian and Padma Shri awardee Prof Radhamohan.
Taking to his Twitter handle, Patnaik described Radhamohan as an economist turned environmentalist who has “distinguished contribution to sustainable organic farming.”
Deeply saddened to know the passing away of Gandhian and Padma Shri awardee Prof Radhamohan. An economist turned environmentalist had distinguished contribution to sustainable organic farming. My thoughts and prayers are with the bereaved family members and well-wishers.
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) June 11, 2021
Radhamohan and his daughter Sabarmatee were conferred with prestigious Padma Shri Award, the fourth highest civilian honour of the country, in 2020 for their contribution to agriculture sector.