Bhubaneswar- Former Odisha Legislative Assembly (OLA) speaker Sarat Kumar Kar died today in the age of 81. He suffered old age disease since some years. He was the speaker of twelfth assembly from 2000 to 2004. He was also the youngest cabinet Minister of Odisha. He served as minister of education and culture in 1971 in Biswanath Das government.
Many more dignitaries gave sad demise message including CM Naveen Patnaik.