28 November 2019
Bhubaneswar: Cutting across party lines the Odisha Assembly today adopted a unanimous resolution to make the 2023 Men's Hockey World Cup a success.
A resolution in this connection moved by the Congress Legislative Party leader Narasingha Mishra was supported by the BJP and BJD in the House on Thursday.
Addressing the Assembly, Mishra said that it is indeed a matter of pride for any state and country to host an international event of this stature consecutively. "It a rare feat for Odisha and we all must work together to make this event a grand success," Mishra said.
"It is a proud moment for India and our State. I thank Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and the State Government and wish for the success of the event," Mishra added.