Rayagada: Collector Sri Pramod Kumar Meherda, Rayagada MLA Sri Makaranda Muduli, Ombudsperson Smt Bidulata Huika, District Social Security Officer(DSSO) Sri Adipati Kahanr, District Public Relations Officer(DIPRO) Sri Basanta Pradhan, Prof Dr Binod Patra, Laureate Sri Dambarudhar Pattanaik, Bus Association President Sri Gopi Sahu, Advocate Sri Arun Lenka, Ex-Deputy Director, PR Deptt Sri Jalandhar Pushika, IMFA Sr Manager Sri Shakti Prasad Panigrahi, Zilla Bhinnakhyama Mahasangha Secretary Sri Amarendra Nath, Odisha Sarvoday Mandal Working President Sri Jayaram Jena, Secretary Sri Badal Tah and many other members of Sarvodaya Mandal alongwith a number of scribes assembled at Gandhi Park Rayagada to pay tribute to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi. Alongwith Mahatma, statues of Lal Bahadur Sashtri, Gopabandhu Das and Santha Binoba Bhave were garlanded.
The dignitaries reminisced the work and sacrifice of Gandhiji. Similarly a two minute silent prayer was conducted at district collectorate where all the govt staff joined with pre & post siren by fire office, Rayagada.
Report by Badal Tah;