Fifth Lingaraj festival to start from April 11

Bhubaneswar: The famous Lingaraj Mahotsav held every year in the month of ‘Chaitra,’ is going to start from 11th April in the Lingaraj temple here.

 The six-day long rath yatra on Ashokashtami is going to be the main attraction of this fifth Lingaraj festival.

Arrangements are being made for seven cultural groups which would come from outside the state to present various cultural programmes during these festival days, sources said.