Bhubaneswar: The 69th birth Anniversary of Odia literateur Sivaram Patra has was celebrated in Lohiya Bhawan, Bhubaneswar on Thursday.

On this occasion Story writer Sarada Prasad Mishra was conferred with the prestigious Sivaram Patra Smruti Samman-2011 for his short-story “Ahuri Uparaku Hatha”.

Amongst others Mr. Prafulla Tripathy, Mr. Asit Mohanty, poet Mr. Kedar Mishra were present on this occasion.