Odias Making Landmark Contributions To India’s Progress: PM Modi On Utkal Divas

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi wished people of Odisha on the occasion of Utkal Divas, celebrated as Foundation Day of the State.

Greeting Odias on the occasion, Modi said, “On the special occasion of Utkala Dibasa, best wishes to the people of Odisha. Odia people are making landmark contributions to India’s progress and Odia culture is globally admired. I pray for Odisha’s development in the times to come.”

President Ram Nath Kovind said:

“On Odisha Day, my greetings to the people of the state. The land of the temples of Jagannath, Lingaraj, Konark and other rich heritages, Odisha gave the world a message of peace and love, shunning violence. My best wishes for the progress of the state.”

Taking to Twitter, Home Minister Amit Shah said:

“My wishes to the people of Odisha on the occasion of Utkal Divas. The land of Lord Jagannath is replete with culture, tradition and a glorious history. May this land be more prosperous in the coming days.”