‘Odisha Parba’ concludes at India Gate

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‘Odisha Parba’ concludes at India Gate

New Delhi, May 1 (PTI) The three-day ‘Odisha Parba 2017’ concluded today with large numbers of people attending the cultural event here at the India Gate lawns.

Organised by Odia Samaj, the event was a celebration of the state’s culture, tradition, heritage and cuisine.

In the valedictory ceremony of the event, Governor of Jharkhand Draupadi Murmu attended as Chief Guest while Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Anil Baijal was the guest of honour, according to a release.

Inaugurated on April 29 at the India Gate lawns, the final day witnessed with a series of enthralling folk dances of the state.

The ‘Hasta Shilpa Haat’ exhibition showcased Odisha’s authentic artifacts, sculptures and handcrafted textiles.

One of the main highlights of the three-day extravaganza was authentic Odia food that attracted a large crowd.

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