Prof. Ramabrahmam was under treatment at Indo-American Hospital, Hyderabad since July for lungs cancer due to post COVID infections.
Koraput, Jul 28: The Vice Chancellor (VC) of Central University of Odisha in Koraput, Prof. I. Ramabrahmam, passed away at a private hospital in Hyderabad on Wednesday.
Prof. Ramabrahmam was under treatment at Indo-American Hospital, Hyderabad since July for lungs cancer due to post COVID infections. He breathed his last at 4.20 pm at the Hospital.
He had assumed office as the Vice- Chancellor of Central University of Odisha in December 2019.
Prof. Ramabrahmam had over thirty years of teaching experience and published over 100 research papers in National and International Journals. He supervised more than 20 scholars and completed many research projects.
He worked in the areas of Governance, Rural Development, Higher Education, and Public Policy with a focus on Education policy, e‐Governance, e‐Pathasala initiatives etc.
A condolence meeting was organized at the Central University of Odisha in honour of the departed soul under the chairmanship of Prof. Sharat Kumar Palita, Vice-Chancellor (I/C).