Bhubaneswar: The ‘Odia Mega Serial Cricket League’ was inaugurated today at the KIIT Sports Ground in Bhubaneswar. The two-day competition was inaugurated by Ollywood superstars Siddhant Mohapatra and Anu Choudhury.
Channels usually participate in TRP races in a competitive approach to each other. Today, however, the example of friendship and brotherhood is commendable.
A total of 14 mega-serials will be participating including the sponsorship team, AMEBI Plus. These are ‘Taratarini’, ‘Sindoorara Adhikar’, ‘Nuabohu’, ‘Kuanri Bohu’, ‘Maya’, aired on Tarang Channel, ‘Jibansathi’, ‘Divyadrusti’, ‘Mahadevi’, ‘Rahichi Rahibi Tori pain’, ‘To pain mu mo pain tu’, aired on Zee Sarthak and ‘Singhadwar’, ‘Nananda Putuli’ and ‘Mo dehe bolide to dehe kala’, aired on Manjari TV.
Sri Shyamaprasad Mishra, Sreejit Satapathy, Dwipayan Majumdar, Ratikanta Satapathy, Gargi Mohanty, Basant Sahu, Anukul Raut, among others attended the function. Ashwini Brahma, Lipi Mohapatra, Baradaprasanna, Amit Kumar, Jyoti Prakash Panda, Cookies, Rishi, Debasmita Panda, Shraddha Panigrahi, KK, Biranchi, Mitali Sargharia, Arpita Kar, Tripti Mirambika, Neetu Singh, Lopamudra, Rosie, Shelly Mishra, Anant Narayan Rath are the star players in a total of 14 matches to be played including 7 league matches, 4 quarterfinals, 2 semifinals and 1 final match.
Baradaprasanna Patra, Ajay Singh, Amit Kumar and Sarada Prasanna Patra are the ones who have played a key role in organizing the competition. The umpires of the KIIT Sports Academy and the Odisha Cricket Association officiated the match.
The approach was to entertain along with conveying positive thoughts and health awareness through friendly matches. And it was only allowed for Sponsor AMEBI Plus, for all the participating members of the Odia Mega Serial Cricket League, for those who were playing on the field and for those who were cheering in the spectator’s gallery.
League matches will be played on the first day, while quarterfinals, semi-finals and final matches will be played on the second day. Shivsunder Das, PadmaShri Dilip Tirkey, Shraddhanjali Samantaray, Sports Director, KIIT are scheduled to attend the second-day celebrations & valedictory session.