Bhubaneswar : Veteran actor Bijay Mohanty has been hospitalised for acute chest pain and currently in ICU at a private hospital in Hyderabad. The actor has been staying in Hyderabad with his daughter. Reports say that Mohanty is critical and put on a ventilator support.
Prior to making a debut in cinema, Bijay Mohanty has worked as a theatre artist and has directed many plays. His first movie Chilika Tire in 1997 won him the National Film Awards that year. He is also quite popular for his negative roles in Chaka Bhaunri, Samaya Bada Balaban, Danda Balunga etc