|Er. Gauri Shankar Dutta
Mr. Gauri Shankar Dutta, Engineer-in-Chief (Rtd.), Building Construction Department, Government of Bihar, died peacefully at the age of 87 on 31st May, 2017, at his residence in Patna. While in service, he was associated with many prestigious road, building and bridge projects in Bihar. In 1982, when he was an Executive Engineer and in-charge of Ganga Bridge Project, the road bridge in Patna over river Ganga, which is one of the longest bridges in the country, was inaugurated by Mrs. Indira Gandhi, the then Prime Minister of India.
He has left behind three sons namely Ashok Dutt, who retired as Executive Director, Dena Bank, Binay Dutta, who served as Managing Director of various banks in a couple of countries in Africa and Vijay Dutta who is currently posted as Asst. General Manager and Zonal Head, Muzaffarpur Zone of Allahabad Bank.