Bed Prakash Agarwal, Indian politician, Died at 83

Bed Prakash Agarwal died on April 20, 2019; he was an Indian politician.

BJP political vice-president Baijayant Panda tweeted “Saddened to hear of the passing of Bed Prakash Agrawalji, previous finance minister of Odisha, current MLA of Patkura in my Kendrapada (& again a BJD candidate now).”


Bed Prakash, a six-time MLA, was a close confidante of the legendary Biju Patnaik and had been a minister in Odisha.

He was the sitting MLA from Patkura assembly constituency, which he had won in 2014 election.

Bed Prakash, who was unwell for quite some time and undergoing treatment at a private hospital here, puffed his last in the morning, they said. He survived by wife, two daughters and a son.

Bed Prakash Agarwal passed away at the age of 82.