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Odisha eyes a slice of tinsel world with alluring sops

State to tap into celluloid for tourism promotion


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Nirmalya BeheraJayajit Dash Bhubaneswar
An exclusive Film Policy rolled out by the Odisha government has some of the country's noted production houses hooked to it. Known for its historical strengths in mining, metals & power sectors, the eastern state is out to woo the movie makers to have a slice of the scintillating world of celluloid.

The policy strives to position Odisha as the ideal venue for film shoots with its tapestry of art, culture and tourism.  A swarm of incentives are on offer for film producers who set aside a portion of their screen time to promoting the state's culture and its tourism hotspots.


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First Published: Mar 29 2019 | 7:08 PM IST

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