Bhubaneswar: Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) celebrated World Human Rights Day at Jayadev Bhawan here on Saturday.

The Chief Justice of Odisha High Court, Justice V. Gopala Gowda inaugurated a Workshop related to various aspects of Human rights on the occasion and released the Souvenir named “The People’s Beacon”. Students of different Law Colleges, NGOs and social activists participated in the event.

Later he presented a citation, a shawl and cash award of rupees ten thousands each to all outstanding persons.

Among others, Chairperson, OHRC Justice R.K.Patra, Registrar and Seretary (I/C) C.R Mohapatra and Deputy Secretary, OHRC Smt. S. Mohapatra were present.