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Eminent Personalities of Odisha Honoured

On the eve of Utkal Divas, the Indian government launched a series of commemorative stamps named 'Legends of Odisha', which includes four notable personalities from the state - Odissi guru Kelucharan Mohapatra, writer Kantakabi Laxmikanta Mohapatra, actor Parbati Ghose and music director Akshaya Kumar Mohanty. 

The four commemorative postage stamps was unveiled by Communications Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw and Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, honouring noted personalities of Odisha.