Bhubaneswar: The State-level Republic Day parade was held at the Mahatma Gandhi Marg here today morning. On the occasion, Odisha Governor Prof Ganeshi Lal unfurled the national flag and took the salute from the State police and other armed forces.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik attended the State-level Republic Day function as the Guest of honour.
The dignitaries were received by Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mahapatra, Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Sanjeev Chopra, Director General of Police Abhay, Police Commissioner (Bhubaneswar-Cuttack) Sudhanshu Sarangi, Deputy Director General of National Cadet Corps (NCC) Colonel Soumen Banerjee, Commissioner-cum-Secretary, Information and Public Relations Department, Sanjay Singh, at the venue.
Among others, Secretary to CM (5T), VK Pandian, Additional Commissioner of Police (Twin City), Rekha Lohani, Commissioner, Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation, Prem Chandra Chaudhary, local public representatives and senior officials attended the function.