Cuttack: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurates 4D-SFX Hall Prragmatically Controlled State of the Art-48 Seated Theater in Maritime Museum at Jobra.
The theatre, first of its kind in the State, is set up with an estimated cost of Rs 1.85 crore and will accommodate only 48 persons per show. While a viewer will have to cough up Rs 60 for a show of an hour, he shall have to deposit a security amount of Rs 50 for the specialised spectacles to be used in the theatre. The security amount is refundable at the end of the show with the return of the spectacles.
Children below eight years of age, old-age visitors having cardiac problem or pregnant woman are going to miss the thrill of the 4D cinema as they are debarred from entering into the theatre as a precautionary measure. Similarly, food materials (even popcorn), soft drinks, pan gutkha or cigarettes are also banned in the theatre. Chief Minster Patnaik hoped that the added the facility of the museum would boost tourist inflow to the heritage Silver City of Cuttack.