Former Odisha minister Damodar Rout Death, Biography, Age, Son, Daughter & Political Career

Former Odisha minister and Veteran Biju Janata Dal (BJD) leader Damodar Rout has recently passed away on 22 March 2024. He had a big political career and an important political position. So in this article, we will look at all the latest information on Former Odisha minister Damodar Rout Death, Biography, Age, Son, Daughter & Political Career.

Who was Damodar Rout?

Basic Biography/WikiInformation
Full nameDamodar Raut
Born / Date of birth2 July 1942
Date of Death22 March 2024
Age (at the time of Death)81 Years
Cause of DeathCardiac arrest
Place of DeathPrivate hospital in Bhubaneswar, Odisha
Profession or Career fieldPolitician
Political PartyBiju Janata Dal (BJD)
Famous forBeing a seven-time MLA

Early life: Parents, Siblings

Nickname or Popular NameDamodar Raut
Father NameKapil Charan Raut
Mother Name
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Zodiac sign or Sun SignCancer
Current Residence / Address
Mother tongueOdia
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Physical Appearance: Height, Weight & Measurements

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Education Background: Qualifications

Damodar Rout went to M S Academy School, Tirtol and completed his basic schooling in 1959. Then he went to Revenshaw College, Utkal University and stayed there till 1961 to complete his graduation studies.

He also has a Bachelor in Veterinary Science degree from Odisha University of Agriculture & Technology, Bhubaneswar, which he acquired in 1967.

SchoolM S Academy School, Tirtol
College/University– Revenshaw College, Utkal University
– Odisha University of Agriculture & Technology, Bhubaneswar
Educational Qualification/DegreeGraduate, Bachelor in Veterinary Science

Personal life: Damodar Rout Son, Daughter, Wife, Family, Marriage

Damodar Rout was married to Sneha Raut, a retired government servant. The couple had a total of 3 children, which include 2 sons and 1 daughter.

Marital statusMarried
Past Relationship, affair (boyfriend or girlfriend)
Spouse (Wife or Husband)Sneha Raut
Number of Children3
SonSambit Routray

Professional Career

Years Active1974 – 2024
YearPosition HeldConstituency
2009 – 2019MLA in 14th, 15th Odisha Legislative AssemblyParadise (in Jagatsinghpur District)
2000 – 2009MLA in 12th, 13th Odisha Legislative AssemblyErsma (in Jagatsinghpur District)
1990 – 1995MLA in 10th Odisha Legislative AssemblyErsma (in Jagatsinghpur District)
1977 – 1985MLA in 7th, 8th Odisha Legislative AssemblyErsma (in Jagatsinghpur District)

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Damodar Rout Death

Damodar Rout died due to a cardiac arrest at 5:23 am on 22 March 2024. He was first brought to the Capital Hospital on 18 March due to cardiac arrest. Later he was shifted to another private hospital. His son Sambit thought that his health was improving, but he died on Friday, 22 March 2024.

Rout’s son Sambit Routray claimed that the Capital Hospital showed negligence and did not provide CPR to his father despite requests. On the other hand, the hospital claimed that there was no need for CPR at the time when the Former Odisha minister Damodar Rout was first brought to the hospital.

Lifestyle: Damodar Rout Net Worth, Status, Money

Damodar Rout has an estimated net worth of more than Rs 2 Crore. His total declared assets from the year 2019 stands at Rs 2,12,17,520. This information comes from the Indian government website, where the MLAs are asked to reveal their assets and incomes.

Net Worth (approx)Rs 2 Crore
Salary (approx)

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Less-known facts about Damodar Rout

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