Bhubaneswar: Countdown has begun for the Biswakarma Puja, which will be held on September 17, in Paradip, Jagatsinghpur, Nalco and other industrial areas of the State. All preparations for the annual celebration are in full swing.
Around 50 small and big puja pandals will be erected in Paradip alone this year.
Odisha Maritime Fish Producers’ Association, BSNL, PPL, IFFCO, IOCL Paradip Refinery Project and Essar Steel Plant will celebrate the Biswakarma Puja.
Melody and opera shows will be held during the festival.
Biswakarma, the lord of all constructions and industrial activities, is worshiped in business premises, industrial set-ups and trade union offices.