Anil Gochhikar of Puri bagged Mr Odisha title in the Senior State Bodybuilding Championship at Nabarangpur recently.
Altogether 225 bodybuilders from 25 districts had taken part in the event. The district body building association and the Odisha Bodybuilding Association jointly organised the event.
A number of bodybuilders from across the state were present during the event to encourage the upcoming bodybuilders.
Nabarangpur MLA and Chairman of district planning committee Monohar Randhari, Dabugam MLA Bhujabala Majhi, BDO Gunanidhi Nayak, distributed the prizes to all winning participants.
Among others, BDO Gunanidhi Nayak, district contractors association president Jagannath Mohapatra, miller association president Tapas Tripathy, Vice-chairman of Municipality Prahallad Tripathy, Social activist Jagannath Mohapatra, Pradeep Mishra, were present.