Bhubaneswar: The Men’s Hockey World Cup opening service got off to a glimmering begin in the midst of shocking firecrackers and spellbinding exhibitions by Bollywood stars at the Kalinga Stadium here on Tuesday.
Boss Minister Naveen Patnaik proclaimed the competition open at the opening service.
Probably the best realized Bollywood stars like Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit and music maestro A.R. Rahman plunged here to flag the beginning of the world container, which has held the whole state.
From the interpretation of the hockey song of praise ‘Jai Hind India’ by Rahman to Bollywood diva Madhuri Dixit’s entrancing move execution, the show was spellbounding.
The jam ejected in happiness when Shah Rukh was taken in a parade in a Rath in the ground.
Then again, Madhuri, alongside more than 1000 craftsmen including 800 understudies, hypnotized the stuffed group of onlookers with a dramatic generation and move artful dance titled ‘The Earth Song’.
The Kalinga Stadium is additionally prepared with banners of the taking an interest nations previously lifted.
All banks, budgetary foundations, government workplaces and instructive establishments over the state stayed shut after 1.30 pm in perspective of the opening service.
With the end goal to show the masterful side of the city to guests, wonderful 3D wall paintings have been made over the city. From dividers to flyovers to class limits, these have just been styled with road workmanship.
Amid the world glass, a city fest will be sorted out from December 1 to 16. Artists and vocalists like Vishal and Shekhar, Shankar Ehsaan Loy, Farhan Akhtar, Shaan, Shreya Ghoshal, Sona Mohapatra, Rituraj Mohanty, Noorani Sisters and Krishna Beura will perform at IDCO Exhibition Ground throughout the celebration.