Bhubaneswar: The 61st Odisha State Swimming Championship kick-started today at the Biju Patnaik Swimming Pool Complex, Kalinga Stadium here.
The Championship is being jointly organised by the Sports and Youth Services Department of the State government and Odisha State Swimming Association, said an official press communiqué.
Over 200 swimmers from 16 districts across the State are competing in this two-day event, the communiqué added.
The first day featured 82 events. As many as 58 more events are lined up for tomorrow and more National Qualifications are expected, the communiqué stated.