22 March 2019
Bhubaneswar: On the occasion of Festival of Colors 'Holi' Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik took to Twitter and greeted. Along with a colorful video, he wrote, "I wish peace, happiness and prosperity upon all. Let us all stay united forever. A very Happy all to one and all."
He has decided not to celebrate Holi as tribute to the martyrs of Pulwama terror attack. Patnaik has advised well wishers not to throng his residence Naveen Niwas on Friday for the celebrations. The Chief Minister had not played Holi last year also due to a cold.