Birth anniversary of Utkalmani Gopabandhu celebrated

Puri: The Gopabandhu Jayanti was celebrated across Odisha on Friday remembering Utkalmani Pandita Gopabandhu Das on his birth anniversary.

Numbers of programmes were arranged across the State to pay tribute to the great freedom fighter, poet, philosopher and social activist.

Puri district administration and many organisations pay floral tribute to the legendary man’s statue situated in front of Singha Dwara of Jagannath temple in the city.

Among others, ADM Uddhaba Majhi, sub collector Madhusudan Dash and Pujyapuja Committee president Krushnajagdev were present during the occasion.