Media representatives, locals, well wishers and Utsarga members gathered in large numbers during a public meeting organised to mark the Silver Jubilee celebration of Utsarga. Chief Guest Justice Prasanna Kumar Patra graced the event organised at Patneswari Kalyan Mandap, Sambalpur, Orissa on September 9, 2009. A souvenier was released on the occasion. District Collector, Mr. Pradipta Kumar Pattanaik, renowned social worker and physician Dr. Gour Mohan Biswal were present. Mr. Lokesh Pandey from Smile Foundation was the guest of honour. A blood donation camp and a photo exhibition were the other highlights of the day.