Bhubaneswar: The 80th edition of the temple city’s popular cultural street extravaganza “Patha Utsav“, on the streets of Janpath on Sunday, showcased the rich ecological tourism sites, biodiversity hotspots and wildlife treasures.

The theme of the street festival this week was ‘Eco-tourism of Odisha – the Soul of Incredible India’.

Itishree Dixit and Group created a beautiful Rangoli depicting the rich biodiversity and ecotourism wealth of the State.

Similarly, Prachitara performed on the main stage on a story ‘The Woodcutter and Tree’. City based welfare and social service organisation ‘Helpmate’ organised an event with display of rare photographs representing visits of Mahatma Gandhi to Odisha.

A quiz competition was also organised on the theme which saw enthusiastic participation of the children.

The children in PECUC’s space observed the day by giving awareness message advocating to save our forests, wildlife reserve and water resources along with its unique biodiversity.