Bhubaneswar: The 71st Capital Foundation Day of Bhubaneswar was celebrated in the city today.
People from different walks of life and office bearers of the Capital Foundation Day Celebration Committee visited the capital foundation stone in front of the State Assembly on Friday morning.
Governor Ganeshi Lal, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik wished the denizens of the capital city on the special occasion.
“The state capital has been built on rich tradition and heritage. The place is the conflux of tradition and progress,” said the Governor.
He asked Bhubaneswar people to make the state capital a clean, beautiful and prosperous.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik took to wish the people, “I convey my good wishes and greetings to the people of Bhubaneswar on the city’s foundation day. This culturally rich city of temples has enhanced Odisha’s pride and glory for ages.”