Bhubaneswar, October 08 (odisha.in) The four day colourful Athletic extravaganza of the 73rd All India Railway Championship comes to an end on 08th October 2007 followed by a closing ceremony which will commence at 04.00 P.M.
Murlidhar Chandrakant Bhandare, Governor of Orissa will grace the occasion as Chief Guest. S. S. Khurana, General Manager, East Coast Railway will be the Guest of Honour.
Suresh Chandra Patnaik, Commissioner-cum-Secretary Sports and Youth Services, School and Mass Education, Govt. of Orissa and Ashirbad Behera, Secretary, Orissa Olympic Association will be the special invitees. D. K. Samantray, President, East Coast Railway Sports Association will preside over the function.
The main attractions of the Closing Day are top athletic events like Men and Women 4 X 400M Relay race, Men and Women 200M run Final, 800M run Men and Women Final followed by Presentation ceremony, Colourful Fireworks and Cultural programme, cultural programme by famous Srujan and Habiba Dance Group, stated S. K. Patra, General Secretary East Coast Railway Sports Association.