Odisha Day is held on April 2. Odisha, India. This event in the first decade of the month April is annual. Help us
Nestled in the lap of Eastern Ghats and fed by the tides of the Bay of Bengal, Odisha formerly known as Kalinga is a beautiful state with pristine beaches, majestic mountains, dazzling rivers, enchanting waterfalls and a vivid flora & fauna. Home to Bengal and White Tigers.
In 1895, a first-of-its-type linguistic motion began out in Odisha. The motion were given intensified in later years with the call for for a separate Orissa by dividing the present Bihar and Orissa Province.
Due to the efforts of Madhusudan Das, the Father of Oriya nationalism, the motion subsequently bore fruit in 1936.
Orissa Province have become the primary Indian country prepared on a linguistic foundation.
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