SUBJECT :The 80th Patha Utsav organised here on Sunday was centred on ecology, wildlife, environment and tourism. The theme was ‘Ecotourism of Odisha: The Soul of Incredible India’. 

Bhubaneswar, February 25, 2019: The 80th Patha Utsav organised here on Sunday was centred on ecology, wildlife, environment and tourism. The theme was ‘Ecotourism of Odisha: The Soul of Incredible India’.

Itishree Dixit and Group created a beautiful Rangoli depicting the rich biodiversity and ecotourism wealth of the State.

Dedi Loku, the costumed green superhero, wearing a green cape and a mask, was spotted at the street festival. Dedi Loku, which means Tree Man in the Kui language of Odisha spoken by the Kondhs, was seen engaging with people at the Bakul Library on the Road.

Prachitara performed on the main stage on a story 'The Woodcutter and Tree'. City based welfare and social service organisation ‘Helpmate’ organised an event with display of rare photographs representing visits of Mahatma Gandhi to Odisha.

The PECUC celebrated the ecotourism of Odisha. The children in PECUC’s space observed the day by giving awareness message about saving spacious forests, wildlife reserve and water resources along with its unique biodiversity. A quiz competition among the children organised to enhance their knowledge about Odisha. Children were very enthusiastic to participate in art, quiz and various cultural programme at PECUC’s Children Corner.


Source: dailypioneer.com