Naba Kishore Das, an Odisha minister, died on Sunday night after Gopal Das, an assistant sub-inspector, shot him. Although Gopal’s wife revealed that he had a mental illness, the health minister and Gopal were not hostile to one another. Although the motive for the attack has not yet been established, Gopal is currently being questioned by police while being held.
Naba Kishore Das, an Indian politician, was born on January 7, 1962. He served as the Jharsuguda representative in the Odisha Legislative Assembly from 2009 until his death. He joined the Indian National Congress initially before switching to the Biju Janata Dal.
Naba Kishore Das Age and Early Life
The date of Naba Kishore Das’ birth was January 7, 1962. He was 70 years old. The birthplace of the politician was Mahabirnagar, Jharpada, Bhubaneswar.
Naba Das Career
In the politics of Odisha, Das was a part of the Biju Janata Dal. He was formerly a member of the Indian National Congress. With 62,663 votes, Das was chosen to serve in the 14th Odisha Legislative Assembly. After that, he was chosen to serve a second term in the 15th Odisha Legislative Assembly. Additionally, he was chosen to serve a third consecutive term in the 16th Odisha Legislative Assembly. He was the state’s Minister of Health and Family Welfare at the time of his passing.
Naba Das Cause of Death
Police shot and killed Das on January 29, 2023 in Brajarajnagar, Jharsuguda district. He was taken to a hospital in Bhubaneswar while suffering from gunshot wounds. was undergoing treatment when he sadly passed away. An investigation into the incident was mandated by the Odisha government.
Naba Das Wife and Children
Narasingh Chandra Das is Naba Das’ father. Minati Das is Naba Das’s wife. Vishal Das, a son, and Dipali Das, a daughter, are said to be Das and his spouse’s two children.
As Naba Das’s son oversees the family business, Dipali Das has carried on her father’s legacy. In October 2022, Naba Das appointed Dipali Das to be the Leader of Jharsuguda. Dipali and her father are frequently seen in political forums.
Naba Das Net Worth
According to a declaration Naba Das made to the government last year, he owns properties worth Rs. 34 crores. Media reports claim that he is one of the wealthiest MLAs.