Bhubaneswar, Mar 20: The World Pakhala Divas, observed on March 20 every year, is a day dedicated to the special dish ‘Pakhala’ which is a part of the daily diet of Odisha. The day is observed by every Odia residing across the world.
Odisha CM also wished everyone on Pakhala Dibasa and said the traditional Odia food is his favourite cuisine.
“It is always a pleasure to relish Odia cuisine, especially my favourite Pakhala which I have a special liking for. Remember fondly the appreciation of guests from outside the state and country whenever we served them Pakhala. Wishing you all a happy Pakhala Dibas,” The Chief Minister wrote on Twitter.