Friendship Day Celebrated in Bhubaneswar

People from Indonesia Tying Friendship Bracelets Made of String to People at Master Canteen Square, Bhubaneswar on Thursday

Bhubaneswar: Every year, the Friendship Day is celebrated on the first Sunday of August and this year it fell on August 5.

It was celebrated by the young and old alike by tying special bands and decorated threads on each other’s wrists.

In addition, particularly the young, thronged the greeting shops to purchase their favourite soft toys, cards and friendship bands to tie to their beloved friends.

Several restaurants in the town were also seen filled with youth to celebrate the day with their friends.