Bhubaneswar: The denizens in the capital city today witnessed the curtain raiser of International Women’s Day (IWD) as the stretch along the Janpath was agog with pre Women’s Day celebration on the 15th edition of the Patha Utsav.
Odia daily “Sambad” organized a pre Women’s Day celebration this morning. An all-women quiz contest was organized and freebies were on offer for the winners.
Apart from this cycling, walking and recreational events at Stage I and II, events such as dance and music performance, physical fitness exercises, health check-up, a kiosk on Swachh Bharat Mission by the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation to make citizens aware about the Swachh Survekshan 2017 mission also attracted a large number of visitors.
Art and craft activities by institutes based in Bhubaneswar also proved to be quite a hit among the visitors.