Chhatrapur: The 105th birth anniversary of legendary freedom fighter and former Odisha Chief Minister Biju Patnaik was celebrated in Chhatrapur block in Ganjam district on Friday.
The BJD workers and leaders paid floral tribute to the legendary statesman at the party office and remembered his several notable contributions for the development of Odisha.
Explaining Biju Babu an architect of modern Odisha and a champion of women empowerment, the BJD leaders vowed to follow the ideologies of the visionary leader to serve the people.
Chhatrapur MLA Subash Chandra Behera and senior BJD leader T.Chandra Sekhar Rao among others were present on the occasion.
Apart from Chhatrapur, the BJD workers in several parts of Ganjam district also celebrated the Biju Jayanti with fervor.