Bhubaneswar:74th Republic day has been celebrated at SBI Local Head Office Bhubaneswar Circle. At the auspicious event, CGM Shri Chandrasekhar Sharma hoisted Indian National Flag at SBI LHO Building in the presence of GM Shri Ponnambalam Murugan, CDO Shri Manoj Kumar Singh, other DGMs and around 200 staff members. Afterwards, winners of drawing competition held earlier this week were felicitated in the program and winners of staff security awareness quiz were also felicitated. CGM Shri Sharma awarded media persons for their excellent professionalism in Social, Sports and Financial reporting .
Shri Sambit Mahapatra received Kalinga Award for reporting Sports and Youth affairs. Ms Sushree Sangita Das and Shri Sameer Kumar Kar received the R K Talwar award for financial reporting and Shri Gopal Mahapatra has been awarded Biju Pattnaik award for Social Reporting. An in-house cultural programme was arranged where many staff members participated. CGM Shri Sharma wished hapiness and propsperity to all staff members and citizens of Odisha on the ocassion of Republic day and Saraswati Puja.