Odisha Pays Tribute to Netaji, Veer Surendra Sai


Bhubaneswar: Odisha paid rich tribute to freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his 122nd birth anniversary and Veer Surendra Sai on his 210th birth anniversary today.

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik offered floral tribute to Netaji at his statue in Cuttack and to Veer Surendra Sai at his statue in the OLA premises.

Several functions were held, including by the state government to celebrate the birth anniversaries of the two leaders.

Netaji was born in Cuttack on this day in 1897 and Surendra Sai at Khinda village in Sambalpur in 1809.