Bhubaneswar: Odisha Bhawan, in Chennai would be opened on September 25. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami would inaugurate it in presence of Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, said sources. The six-storied complex, which has come up on the side of the Tambaram-Velacheri Highway would be the sixth Bhawan of the Odisha Government outside the State.
The complex having 16 double-bedded rooms and five suites has come up at a cost of Rs 21.43 crore. There is an auditorium having seating capacity of over 300 people.
In May 2012, the complex’s foundation-stone was laid by the then Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu J Jayalalithaa in the presence of Naveen Patnaik.