Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik condoled the demise of noted Ollywood cine producer Keshab Rout, who passed away on Sunday at his residence in Cuttack.
Rout, well known for producing family genre movies in Ollywood, died of cardiac arrest, reports stated.
He was 68.
ବିଶିଷ୍ଟ ଚଳଚ୍ଚିତ୍ର ପ୍ରଯୋଜକ କେଶବ ରାଉତଙ୍କ ଦେହାନ୍ତ ବିଷୟରେ ଜାଣି ମୁଁ ଦୁଃଖିତ। ଅନେକ ଲୋକପ୍ରିୟ ଚଳଚ୍ଚିତ୍ରରେ ପ୍ରଯୋଜକ ଭାବେ ତାଙ୍କ ଅବଦାନ ସର୍ବଦା ସ୍ମରଣୀୟ ରହିବ। ତାଙ୍କ ଶୋକସନ୍ତପ୍ତ ପବିବାରବର୍ଗଙ୍କୁ ମୋର ସମବେଦନା ଜଣାଉଛି।
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) June 30, 2019
He had produced movies like ‘Santan’, ‘Bhisma Pratigyan’, ‘Suna Chadhei’ and ‘Suna Harini’.
Rout was also the executive committee member of Utkal Cine Chamber of Commerce (UCCC).