1st Anniversary of Late Prof. Dr. Gokulananda Mahapatra

On 30th June, 2014 GNM Foundation celebrated 1st death anniversary function of its Founder President late Prof. Dr. Gokulananda Mahapatra in Bijay Gobind Bhavan, Dolomundai, Cuttack, Odisha.


• Shri Sahadeva Sahoo, former Chief Secretary, Govt of Odisha & eminent writer as Chief guest.

• Prof. Dr. Sukumar Aditya’s as Guest of honour

• Prof. Dr. J.P. Das,President , GNM Foundation

• Prof. Dr. N.C. Panda, Vice-President, GNM Foundation

• Dr.G.N.Mahapatra, Secretary, GNM Foundation

• Dr. N.N. Mahapatra, Treasurer, GNM Foundation

This important function started after welcoming Chief Guest & Guest of honour at the entrance gate. Presentation of flower to all the dignitaries on the dias was performed by school students followed by silent prayer for late Prof. Dr. Gokulananda Mahapatra for his departed soul for 2 minutes followed by another silent prayer for his youngest daughter Dr. Snigdha Mahapatra’s untimely death on 23rd June,2014 Bhubaneshwar.

Prof. Dr. J. P. Das. President GNM Foundation & Prof. Dr.G.N.Mahapatra Secretary started the 1st Dr Gokulananda Mahapatra memorial oration award. In this context, Dr.G.N.Mahapatra Secretary introduced the profile of Dr. Gokulananda Mahapatra to the gathering with Power Point Presentation followed by introduction of the orator, Prof. Dr. Sukumar Aditya to the gathering by Prof. Dr. J. P. Das, President , GNM Foundation with Power Point Presentation. After the oration got over , Prof .Dr. J.P. Das , presented the Orator award & the citation to Prof. Dr. Sukumar Aditya.

Lastly Felicitation of Chief Guest Shri Sahadeva Sahoo was performed by Prof. Dr. J. P. Das & Shri Sahadeva Sahoo felicitated. Prof.Dr. Basudev Kar & Shri Apurba Ranjan Ray for editing & compiling “Gokulananda Smaranika “ Lastly Vote of thank was given by Dr. Bijay Kumar Pattnaik, E.C.Committee member of GNM Foundation followed by hi Tea.