Bhubaneswar: People from all walks of life sing Bande Utkala Janani across the State to express gratitude to Corona Warriors .
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik sings Bande Utkala Janani in honour of the State’s frontline Corona Warriors. Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan and family sing Bande Utkala Janani in honour of the State’s frontline Corona Warriors.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik made an appeal to all Odia people world-wide to sing Bande Utkal Janani at 5.30PM on 30.05.2020 as a gesture of appreciation of COVID-19 Warriors and to pay respect to their sacrifice. In response to this call, Odia brothers and sisters across the globe recited ‘Bande Utkal Janani’ today at 5.30PM, in honour of the sincerity, sacrifice and service of COVID Warriors.
Chief Minister recited ‘Bande Utkal Janani’ at Naveen Nivas. Speaker of Odisha Legislative Assembly, Members of Council of Ministers, Legislators, Chief Secretary along with all senior officers at different locations such as Lokseba Bhawan, Kharvel Bhawan and Rajiv Bhawan recited ‘Bande Utkal Janani’. It was also recited in Heads of the Department, all Government and private offices, organisations and institutions, maintaining social distancing norm.
Chief Minister Sri Naveen Patnaik has expressed his gratefulness to the people of Odisha and all the Odias living in the nook and corner of the globe for their recital of ‘Bande Utkal Janani’ with unprecedented enthusiasm as a mark of respect to the Covid Warriors. ‘This unity of Odias in such extraordinary situation has given courage to all Corona Warriors’, he added. And he has also extended gratitude to all political parties for their generous cooperation in the gesture.