Bhubaneswar: The 12th edition of Khadial Mahotsav will be organised at Khariar of Nuapada district for five days from February 1.
Cultural programmes, quize competitions, health checkup camps and seminars will be orgainised during the festival. Cultural troupes from different parts of the State as well as from West Bengal would participate.
Nuapada Zilla Parishad President Pushpanjali Pande will inaugurate the programme. Singers of Mumbai and Kolkata-based aerobic troupe would also perform.
Notably, common people contribute money to meet expenses of the festival each year.