Odishatv Bureau

New Delhi: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday inaugurated the second Odia Sastriya Bhasa Divas at the Constitutional Club in the national capital.

“I am delighted to attend this beautiful function. It is a day of rejoice and pride for every Odia,” he said in his address.

The event was followed by a cultural show in which well-known singers Subas Das and Gita Das overwhelmed the crowd with the songs ‘Chhota Mora Gaanti’ and “Vande Utkala Janani’.

All BJD MPs including Prasanna Patsani and Tathagat Satpathy were present.