Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Patha Utsav, organised by the Bhubaneswar Municipality Corporation (BMC), paid rich tributes to fathers on the occasion of the Father’s Day on Sunday.
The event saw a sea of visitors on the Janpath participating in various activities where fathers were at the epicenter.
A number of activities like song, dance and drawing woven around the Father’s Day theme were seen on the occasion.
The guests of the day also extolled the sacrifices the fathers, the backbone of the family, make for the betterment of the family and their dear children.
Social service organisations also had a number of activities on the auspicious day.
Father’s Day is celebrated worldwide to recognize the contribution that fathers and father figures make to the lives of their children.
This day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting. Although it is celebrated on a variety of dates worldwide, many countries observe this day on the third Sunday in June.