Demonstration of Paragliding at Army Mela, Bhubaneswar
Demonstration of Paragliding at Army Mela, Bhubaneswar
Bhubaneswar: A two-day exhibition ‘Know Your Army’ organised by Indian Army to encourage the youth of the State kicked off in the premises of Sainik School on Wednesday.

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the exhibition.

The exhibition open to public displayed an array of various equipments that the army uses. The major attractions of the exhibition are the Quickfire L 70 40 mm anti-aircraft gun, Flycatcher Radar, USFM Radar and the JDU 23-mm twin barrel gun.

The day started with para sailing, folk dance performances like Bhangra, Chhau and others. The major attraction was the Dare devil Motor Cycle Display. Apart from this creating formations of Rath and Pyramid and jumping through the fire hoop also kept the audience entertained.

On this occasion, more than 30 martyr’s families and a few of the Army personnel who were disabled in action were felicitated at the event.

The event will conclude on February 23.