Odisha to pay tribute to Annapurna, Pratibha

The Odisha government has decided to bring out a special edition of its mouthpiece to pay tribute to two illustrious women - freedom fighter Annapurna Maharana and Jnanpith award winner Pratibha Ray.

Annapurna Maharana passes away

Noted freedom fighter and social activist Annapurna Maharana passed away at her residence in Cuttack Monday night.