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Adhikari was recognised as a freedom fighter by the new Union of India and granted pensions from both the central government and that of West Bengal. After independence, he retired from politics and became a school teacher in Harirampur.
He died at the age of 87, survived by his wife, Madhuri Adhikary, also a former independence fighter.