Museum on legendary poet Fakir Mohan Senapati
Bhubaneswar: A state of the art museum will be set up on Fakir Mohan University campus to recognise and spread the outstanding contributions of Fakir Mohan Senapati, one of the greatest poets, son of the soil and legendary figure of Odisha.
This was announced by F M University Vice Chancellor Prof Dinabandhu Sahoo while addressing the students on the occasion of 179th Birth Anniversary of Odisha’s legendary figure Vyasa Kabi Fakir Mohan Senapati on the university campus in Balasore on Wednesday.
The Vice Chancellor said the contributions of the poet should be depicted in Odia, English and Hindi to help people know about him beyond the boundaries of Odisha. He said a life-size statue will be constructed on the university campus to attract more visitors and popularise the legendary figure nationally and globally.
The preferable location of the statue would be on Remuna campus of the university at the National Highway.