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Odisha Governor not to host 'At Home' party

IANS  |  Bhubaneswar 

has decided not to host the 'At Home' party at on the occasion of this year, showing solidarity with the people affected by

"As a mark of respect and being in solidarity with the people affected by in the state, has decided not to hold the 'At Home' celebration on the occasion of Independence Day, 2019," said a spokesperson.

Fani that hit the coast on May 3 killed at least 64 people and ravaged 14 coastal districts.

There is a tradition of the hosting an 'At Home' party at on every year.

Several dignitaries including the Chief Minister, of the Orissa High Court, Assembly Speaker, Ministers, MPs from Odisha, MLAs, High Court judges and prominent industrialists are invited to the party.

Besides, there is a tradition of the Governor felicitating freedom fighters on this occasion.

--IANS

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First Published: Sat, June 08 2019. 16:48 IST
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