Jharsuguda: Anil Gochikar, from Puri has conferred the title of Mr. Odisha after winning State Level body building championship held at Jharsuguda on Friday evening. The event was organized by the Jharsuguda amateur body Building Association and Odisha Body Building Association.
Around 130 contestants from 25 district of Odisha participated in various weight categories. Starting from 55Kg to 95Kg.
A resident of Puri Anil Gochikar after winning the title said , “Firstly, I want to thank the organisers for arranging such big stage for body builders in Jharsuguda. The youth body builders who have been selected in this event would not feel inferior in performing at Mr. India body building event which is going to be held on 11th, 12th, 13th March at Mumbai after participating in this stage. In Odisha, the scenario of Body Building has been increasing, youths are interested for body building and If I can reach to this level than why not others?
He was been felicitated by WODC Chairman Kishore Kumar Mohanty in presence of Odisha Body Building Association, President Chittranjan Swain, Secretary Prasanna Mahasuwar and B.V.G. Rao, Executive Director.