PM greets Odisha on Utkal Diwas

, 7:59 PM IST

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday greeted the people of Odisha on Utkal Diwas.

“On Utkal Diwas, I convey my greetings to the kind and industrious people of Odisha and hope that the state’s development will attain new heights,” Modi said.

Utkal Diwas or Odisha Day is observed on April 2 to commemorate the formation of the state on April 1, 1936.