Bhubaneswar: National Dhauli Art Festival – 2017 inaugurated its 2nd day by the Member of Parliament, Bhubaneswar Prasanna Pattsani and Padmashree Raghunatha Mahapatra. The festival was celebrated with 75 best arts of India by the artists of Sushma Pamenjam of Panjab, M. Ramesh of Hydrabad, Hukumlal Verma Anup Chand, Pradosh Swain, Ranjan Mallik, Sonia, Subhra Chand of New Delhi, Ajoy Mahato of Jharkhand, Sanjay Ketan Choudhury, B N Haripraasad, Ravi Kulkarni of Bangalore, Durga Prasad Das, Baldev Maharatha, Prabir Dalai, Chakradhar Behera, Panchanan Samal, Minaketan Pattanaik, Manas Ranjan Jena and Chandan Samal of Odisha.The welknown artists in the field of painting Durgaprasad Das and Baladev Maharatha awarded by “Kalashree Sanman”. The Dhauli college students awarded for a special art made by them. This year a special award given to Pandit Sripati Acharya “Yuva Prativa Sanman” for the research in the field of Astrology. On this occasion the Secretary of Odisha Lalitakala Academy Tarakanta Parida, Writer & Organiser Gautambudha Das Dr. H. K. Mishra, Mihir Kanta Praharaj & Panchanan Samal spend their valuable moments and also encourage. A number of art follower, general public present there and encourage the programme.