‘Birds of Odisha’ exhibition inaugurated in Delhi

Bhubaneswar: An exhibition of the pictures taken by photographer Pramod Dhal was inaugurated by veteran BJP leader L.K. Advani at the Constitution Club in New Delhi today.

The exhibition ‘Birds of Odisha’ was organised by MP from Kendrapada and senior BJD leader Baijayant Panda. Dhal’s photographs of different species of birds seen in Odisha have been displayed at the exhibition.

Dhal, an avid birdwatcher and nature-lover, belongs to Argal village in Kendrapada district of Odisha. Through his photographs, he wants to raise awareness of the phenomenal range of birds that inhabit in Odisha and to help develop interest in more tourists visiting the state.

Speaking on the occasion, parliamentarian Panda said such events would encourage eco-tourism in Odisha and increase footfalls at various tourist destinations in the state.