Baxipatra was an activist, theorist, writer and political leader who took active part in J.P. Movement.
The leader joined C.P.I. in 1959 during student career and was head of All India Students Federation (AISF) in the State.
He was born on 17th November, 1933 and breathed his last on 27th October, 2000.
The 84th Birth Anniversary of late HC Baxipatra is going to be held on 17th November (Friday) at 6 PM at Jayadev Bhavan, Bhubaneswar.
Mr. Amitabh Kant, CEO of Niti Aayog will deliver the Harischandra Baxipatra Memorial Lecture to mark Anniversary of the renowned leader.