Bhubaneswar: The 24th All Odisha Power Lifting Championship was inaugurated at Upendra Bhanja Institute, Mancheswar Railway Colony, Bhubaneswar on Monday.
The three-day sports event was inaugurated by Arjun Mundia, Chief Workshop Manager,CRW, Mancheswar.
About 280 participants including 240 men and 40 women, from different districts of Odisha will be seen in action.
Amongst others, Er. Chittarnjan Swain, Shri Hari Prasad Patnaik, Madan Mohan Parida, Ashok Kumar Parida, Shri Prabeen Katraki and Laxmi Narayan Agarwal were present.
The event is organised by Madan Mohan Parida Charitable Trust in collaboration with East Coast Railway Sports Association Mancheswar. The event will conclude on January 25, 2012.