Writer Of ‘Hum Kagaz Nahin Dikhayenge’, A Big Fan Of Odia Food

21 January 2020


Bhubaneswar: Varun Grover, the stand-up comedian, screenwriter, lyricist, who won the Best Lyricist award at the 63rd National Film Awards in 2015 and is of late the social media sensation for his famous poem "Hum Kagaz Nahin Dikhayenge" which has gone viral and has become the anthem of the anti CAA, NRC and NPR protests is a big fan of typical Odia delicacies.

To a recent query by one @ramprasad_c on microblogging site twitter.com asking "If you have to pick a cuisine from a state in India to eat for rest of your life, which state would it be? One condition: it shouldn’t be your home state. I am from Andhra and I’d pick cuisine from Tamil Nadu" to which Grover has responded:

Later he posted pictures of Chhenapoda, Kakharu Phula Bhaja, Odiya Thali, Dalma, and Ilish from his recent trip to Odisha.