Bhubaneswar, 02/01/2018 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhishek Mohanty )- : Odisha government is committed for the welfare of freedom fighters of the state, besides providing them honour for the sacrifices made by them during the freedom struggle, said Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik while addressing a function organised on Tuesday to mark the 31st Freedom Fighters’ Day Mahotsav and death
anniversary of freedom fighter late Utkal Keshari Dr Harekrushna Mahatab.
To mark the occasion, the CM inaugurated an exhibition of the photographs of Dr Harekrushna Mahatab.
Among others, Finance Minister Sashi Bhusan Behera, MPs Prasanna Patasani, Bhartruhari Mahatab and many senior citizens attended the event.
Earlier in the day, Patnaik had paid floral tribute at the statue of Dr Mahatab on the premises of Odisha Legislative Assembly.