GURU KELUCHARAN MOHAPATRA AWARD 2016
Smt Jharan Das(Cinema)
A major Odia actress in the 1960s, Smt. Jharana Das enjoyed huge popularity for her memorable roles in classic films like Amada Bata, Abhinetri and Malajanha. Roles made memorable by skilled character portrayal as well as deeply emotive performances.
Guru Kishore Mohanty(Dance)
Hailing from Mayurbhanj district, Odisha, Guru Kishor Kumar Mohanty was fascinated by dance and music since childhood.