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Whatsapp brings together Odias in Kolkata group to celebrate Utkala Dibasa

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About 500 Odias from across the West Bengal capital will gather at the Science City auditorium here on April 5 to be a part of the celebrations, being organized by [email protected]

From traditional songs and Ranappa to a performance by a conch shell troupe, Odias in Kolkata are ready to celebrate the 79th Utkal Divas in a big way.

Veteran Ollywood singer Pranab Patnaik, 76, will also perform at the event, christened Vande Utkal Janani.

[email protected] started as a small WhatsApp group of Odias residing in the city in July last year. Since then have expanded and now have crossed the 200-mark,