Dr. Bansidhar Panda Wiki, Age, Height, Biography, Wife, Net Worth

Dr. Bansidhar Panda was known to be the greatest industrialist in Odisha. He was also the founder of Indian Metal and Ferro Alloys which is one of the largest Ferro-alloy producers in India. In an unfortunate event, he passed away on 22 May 2018 because of the old age.

Net Worth

The net worth of Dr. Bansidhar Panda is not known.

Income Source

The main source of income for Dr. Bansidhar Panda was the remuneration he received from the companies he was heading.

Real Name

The real name of this great industrialist was Dr. Bansidhar Panda

Date of Birth: 26 November 1932

Date of Death: 22 May 2018 

Age: 87 Years 


The information about height and weight of Dr. Bansidhar Panda is not available.

Marital Status

Dr. Bansidhar Pandawas a widower. He was married to Ila Panda and the couple had four children.

Personal Background

Looking back at his life, it is known that Dr. Bansidhar Panda received a degree from Benaras Hindu University and after completing his education, he moved to The United States of America. This was somewhere in the 1950s and in the USA, Dr. Bansidhar Panda studied at Michigan Technological University. He also had a degree from Harvard University.

Dr. Bansidhar Panda had been married to Ila Panda and they had four children. One of his son, Baijayant Panda is the Member of Parliament in Odisha. During the later stages of life, Dr. Bansidhar Panda was involved with literature and philanthropic cause. This was one area of interest for him.


Looking back at the career of Dr. Bansidhar Panda, it is known that after returning from the United State of America, Dr. Bansidhar Panda started working as a researcher in India. This is when he founded IMFA with its first plant in Therubali. This was long back in 1961.

He had great ambitions in his mind and that helped him in taking IMFA to the top. He is often considered as the father of industries in Odisha. He provided employment to thousands of people because of his vision and he certainly made it big in his life. In addition to this, Dr. Bansidhar Panda was also awarded Sarala Award and Ekalabya Puruskar for his contribution in literature as well as sports.

Properties and Cars

The details about Dr. Bansidhar Panda’s cars and properties are not listed on the web.

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