Bargarh: Putting all speculations into rest, Hrusikesh Bhoi has been nominated for the role of the most important character ‘Kansa’ in famous Bargarh Dhanu Jatra. The selection committee of Bargarh Dhanu Jatra picked up Hrusikesh for the pivotal role from dozens of artists, who were in fray.
Sources said that total 56 artistes had applied for the role of Kansa, of them 42 were selected for the final round of the audition. Leaving all participants behind, finally Hrusikesh emerged as the best choice for the role in Dhanu Jatra.
With the selection, Hrusikesh will be playing the role of Kansa for 10th time in 75th Bargarh Dhanu Jatra. Hailing from Chicholi village under Ambabhona Block in Bargarh district, Hrusikesh Bhoi is currently working as the driver in health department. He had played the role of Kansa between 2009 and 2017.