Report by Kalpana Manjari Ray, Sunabeda: For the upcoming Parab 2015 a district level Cultural competition for 3 days i.e. 19th, 20th and 21st December, 2015 was concluded today. The said program was conducted at Koraput Cultural Mundap. In the said competition candidates from different block, NAC and Municipality level participated.
On the first day, cultural programs like Mono action, Adibashi local Traditional Song competition, Odishi Dance competition, musical instrument competition were held. In the first day program Sri. Sudesh Pattnayak (District PRO, Koraput), Sri. Bhawani Shankar Mishra BM Andhra Bank Koraput, Sri Bhagaban Khara Dist.Cultural Officer and Sri. Santosh Kumar Satpaty DisSri Bhagaban Khara Dist.Cultural Officer and Sri. Santosh Kumar Satpaty Dist. Emergency Deptt. Officer joined as guest and lightened the inaugural lamp.
On the Second day, cultural competitions like; Odishi Dance (Junior & Senior), Koraput Traditional Dance (Junior and Senior) and Koraput Traditional song competition (Junior & Senior) were held.
On the closing ceremony Flute, Adivasi Song and dance, musical instrument and odishas’ traditional Jhoti competition were held. The said closing ceremony Sri S Barma (Project Manager, District rural development Deptt.) was the Chief Guest, Sushree Madhumita Sahu ADM Jeypore, Sri Sudesh Pattnayak DPRO Koraput and Sri Bhagaban Khara Cultural Officer Koraput were as the guest.