Bhubaneswar: The 69th Foundation Day of Bharat Scouts and Guides was observed with full pomp and ceremony in the city on Thursday.
On the occasion, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, invited Scouts and Guides to his residence (Naveen Niwas) and encouraged the organisation and wished the organisation to shine more.
Bikram Keshari Arukh, Minister Forest and P. Affairs, Er. Tusar Kanti Behera, Minister Sports and Youth Affairs, MLA Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak, MLA Bishnu Chanran Das, IAS Madhusudan Padhi Principal Secretary and President Odisha State BSG were also present on the occasion.
Dr. Kaliprasad Mishra National Vice President and State Chief Commissioner Odisha BSG joined to make the celebration a memorable one. Fortunately. Assistant Director ER Mr. Arun Chandra Patar also joined the celebration.