Bhubaneswar: ‘Prafulla Sangeet Pratiyogita’(singing competition among the budding artistes of the State in songs sung, composed or directed by Prafulla Kar) was held at Jayadev Bhawan on Sunday.
The program was inaugurated by Foundation Chairperson and prominent writer Dash Benhur.
The competition was held in three groups namely, senior, junior and sub-junior. More than 60 participants had participated in this program.
Chandan Jena, Lect. in Hindustani Vocal, Utkal Sangeet Mahavidyalaya, Smt. Ranjita Senapati, Lect. Hindustani Vocal and singer Manoj Das were the mentors for the program.
The 73rd birthday of Prafulla Kar would be celebrated on February 16 at Utkal Mandap. The winners would be awarded during his birth anniversary celebrations.