Bhubaneswar, Aug 17: Amid beats of dhol, traditional dance and cheers, Indian Hockey Men’s and Women’s teams were given a rousing welcome as they arrived in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday.
They arrived at Biju Patnaik International Airport to a grand welcome.
The Odisha government will felicitate the Tokyo Olympics stars today during a special programme. The state government has been the sponsor of both teams since 2018.
Both the teams will be felicitated by the Odisha government at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar today.
They will also be felicitated by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the Convention Centre, Lokaseva Bhavan.