Former minister and freedom fighter Maheswar Baug died

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Who: Maheswar Baug
Where: Balasore, Odisha.
What: Died
When: 28 January 2016

Former minister and freedom fighter Maheswar Baug died on 28 January 2016 at the district headquarter hospital in Balasore, Odisha. He was 85.

 About Maheswar Baug

• He was minister for works and health during chief ministership of Nilamani Routray in 1977.

• He was twice elected as the Member of Legislative Assembly from Basta constituency in Balasore district in 1961 and 1977.

• He was associated in many social organizations all along his life and was inspired by Ram Manohar Lohia.