The new year day of 2017 brings with new hopes and expectations for all in the upcoming year. With the end of another eventful year people relished the last few moments of the year end in celebratory mood in all corners of the state.
The last few moments of the year end popularly known as zero hour marked sumptuous jubilation in several ways. while some enjoyed the late night in clubs, dance bars, some others arranged for the same in the open spaces.
It was a feast time for all.
Fireworks also marked the onset of the new year.
People lighted cracker lamps to welcome the new year.
New Year wishes write ups on walls, roads…..
Strict police check-up to prevent any untoward incident during late night celebration
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and Governor SC Jamir exchange pleasantries
Public greet CM on the eve of New Year
Scouts meet and greet Governor on New Year’s eve.
Abundance of flowers in markets on new year’s eve.