Bhubaneswar: Long awaited Utkal Rangamancha in the premises of GKCM Odissi Research centre was inaugurated along with the Mangala Geeti of the Rain by Minister, Department of Odia Language, Literature & Culture and Tourism, Sri Ashok Chandra Panda, MLA, Bhubaneswar (North), Sri Priyadarshi Mishra, Principal Secretary Department of Odia Language, Literature & Culture, Sri Manoranjan Panigrahy, Director-cum-Addl.
Secretary, Department of Odia Language, Literature & Culture, Dr. Bijay Kumar Nayak, Chief Executive, GKCM ORC, Dr. Sangita Gosain, Corporator Ward No.16, BMC, Bhubaneswar, Smt. Bharati Singh, Vice Chancellor of Utkal University of Culture, Dr. Kamal Kant Mishra, Registrar Dr. Suman Dash, Guru Ratikant Mohapatra, Smt. Aruna Mohanty, Sri Khirod Pattnaik and many other dignitaries were presence in this occasion.
The two hundred seater auditorium is fully air conditioned with the best sound and light facilities. It is the super speciality auditorium where one gets multiple facilities i.e. well structured green rooms, VIP lounge, guest rooms upstairs, generator and an open air cafeteria. The beautiful stage tempts the artists at once. It is very much appreciated for its attractive ambiance. Moreover this is going to attract the people from different fields for its location and qualitative accessories as this is the only auditorium of this kind in this locality.