Veteran Odia actor Mihir Das dies aged 63


Odia veteran actor Mihir Das died on January 11. He was admitted to hospital after suffering a heart attack in December.

Odia actor Mihir Das died on January 11. He was 63 years old.

Odia veteran actor Mihir Das passed away today, January 11. He was admitted to a private hospital in Cuttack a month ago after suffering a heart attack. According to reports, he was in critical condition but was responding to treatment at the time. Das had suffered from kidney problems for a few years and had to go to the hospital regularly for dialysis.


According to a report by, Sritam Dash, secretary of the Odia Cine Artists Association, confirmed the death of Mihir Das and said he had breathed his last while being treated in a private hospital. After his condition deteriorated, Das was put on life support.


Born in Baripada in Mayurbhanj district of Odisha, Mihir Das made his acting debut in an Odia School Master art film. He was next seen in Mathura Bijay (1979). The veteran actor received the State Government Best Actor Award for his performance in Laxmi Pratima (1998) and Pheria Mo Suna Bhauni (2005). Later, he received the best comedian award for Mu Tate Love Karuchhi (2007).

Mihir Das is survived by his wife Sangita Das and his son, Amlan Das who is also an actor in the Odia film industry.

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