Puri: The mortal remains of popular Ollywood actor Raimohan Parida were consigned to flames at the Swargadwar here, today.
His younger daughter lit the funeral pyre during cremation as hundreds of fans, well wishers and artists bid a tearful adieu to the actor.
Earlier, his body was taken to Swargadwar from Bhubaneswar in a hearse with ‘Raimohan Parida Amar Rahe’ slogans.
He was found hanging at his residence at Prachi Vihar in Bhubaneswar, today. It is being suspected that he ended his life by hanging himself.
Raimohan has acted in over 90 Odia and 15 Bengali movies. He has also acted in Jatras and theatre plays.
A native of Keonjhar district, Raimohan is survived by wife and two daughters.
He had acted in several superhit movies including Rama Laxman, Aasibu Kebe Saji Mo Rani, Naga Panchami, Udandi Sita, Tu Thile Mo Dara Kahaku, Rana Bhumi, Singha Bahini, Kulanandan and Kandhei Aakhire Luha.