Odisha Updates( History of Odisha Bureau): The Grand leaders of India- Former President Shri Pranab Mukherjee, Shri LK Advani, Former Prime Minister Shri HD Devegwada, Shri Sitaram Yechuri enjoyed the delicious food of Odisha the Pakhala with Shri Naveen Patnaik in Naveen Niwas. They also enjoyed Piaja Peetha, Saga Badi, Drumstick fry & famed Chhenapoda. The National leaders are coming here to join the book release ceremony in honour of Biju Patnaik. The Book titled “The Tall Man Biju Patnaik” written by noted writer Sundar Ganesan.
The book is written in English to mark the birth centenary of the late legendary leader Biju Patnaik. The author has focused on the courage and daredevil piloting ability of the former Chief Minister of Odisha.
People from different walks of life and leaders irrespective of political parties, eminent writers, journalists and other important dignitaries who were contemporaries of Biju Patnaik have been invited to the function.
Committee convener Tathagata Satpathy said former President of India Pranab Mukharjee, former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda, former Deputy Prime Minister LK Advani, CPI(M) secretary general Sitaram Yechury and eminent journalist Prabhu Chawla would attend the function to be presided over by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.
Odisha’s eminent writers, journalists and other important dignitaries who were contemporaries of Biju Patnaik would be invited to the function.