BHUBANESWAR: Chief Editor of Odia daily ‘Samaya’ Satakadi Hota on Sunday exhorted students of Sainik School here to use mother tongue in day-to-day life and develop interest in Odia literature.
He was speaking at a function organised at the school to mark Utkal Divas. Prof. Narayan Sahu, HoD, Odia, Utkal University, and Prof. Basant Kumar Panda of Regional Institute of Education highlighted the linguistic movements and contribution of makers of modern Odisha. Principal Capt. K S Noor spoke.Cadets rendered group song ‘Vande Utkala Janani’ on the occasion.The programme was conducted by Purna Chandra Das.