Biju Patnaik

Biju Patnaik

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Bijayananda Patnaik or Biju Babu was an Indian politician and Chief Minister of Orissa for two terms. Biju Patnaik was born on 5 March 1916 to Lakshminarayan and Ashalata Patnaik. His parents belong to Nuagan, Bhanjanagar, Ganjam district, around 80 km from Bramhapur. He was educated at Ravenshaw College in Orissa but due to his interest in aviation he dropped out and trained as a pilot. Patnaik flew with private airlines but at the start of the second world war he joined the Royal Indian Air Force eventually becoming head of air transport command.
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  • Paperback | 144 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 222g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136383276
  • 9786136383279