Governor’s office tweeted “On the occasion of Nuankhai, the Governor extended his heartiest greetings and congratulations to all the people of Odisha, especially to all the brothers and sisters of western Odisha. Give happiness and prosperity to all, including Mother Samlei”. #NuakhaiJuhar.
CM took to twitter to extend his wishes in Sambalpuri language through a video message. “Nuakhai is not only a festival but an identity of the state’s art, culture, brotherhood and tradition. I pray to Maa Samaleswari that you all have a happy and prosperous life,” he messaged.
Nuakhai is an agricultural festival celebrated especially in western parts of Odisha.