Bhubaneswar: (Avilash Panigrahi) Today the entire nation is celebrating Gandhi Jayanti. It is the 151st birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. Born as Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi on October 2, 1869, he is also called the Father of the Nation. Fondly referred to as “Bapu”, his philosophies still motivate and inspire people across the world, especially his teachings about non-violence.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and Governor Prof. Ganeshi Lal paid tribute to ‘Father of the Nation’ Mahatma Gandhi on his birth anniversary.
Remembering Mahatma Gandhi on his birth anniversary, many Odia celebrities, including Hockey Legend Padmashree Dilip Tirkey and Sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik took twitter to share their thoughts and wish.