Culture dept signs MoU with ICCR to promote art and culture

Bhubaneswar: In a bid to promote the art and culture of Odisha across the country as well as abroad, the State Culture and Tourism department has signed a memorandum of understanding with Indian Counsel for Cultural Relation (ICCR) at the Secretariat here yesterday.

According to sources, Culture and Tourism secretary Arvind Padhee and ICCR deputy director Arun Kumar Sahoo inked the pact for the coming two years.

As per the pact, the artists of the State will get chances to perform at international events while the artists of overseas nations will get chances to perform in Odisha.