Bhubaneswar: Mahasweta Ray, the living legend of Odia film industry, is back in news, this time for creating a new version of the short music video ‘Puni Hasiba Odisha’ featuring Dream Girl Hema Malini.
Eminent Odissi dancers Guru Ratikant Mohapatra, Sujata Mohapatra (their Srjan team), and Meera Das, along with legendary actors like Uttam Mohanty, Mihir Das, Aparajita Mohanty, and dashing Buddhaditya will be seen in the short music video.
.Mahasweta, who is all set to launch her own YouTube channel ‘Mahasweta Ray Official’ with this new music video, attempts at creating a harmonious blend between the Classical Odissi dance and Odia film industry.
“I was thrilled when Hema Ji readily agreed to be a part of this music video. I am deeply grateful to Hema Ji and Sujata Mohapatra for making this possible as well as the music director Premanand for his immense help,” said Mahasweta.
This inspirational song is composed by music director Premanand, as part of the nationwide attempts to motivate people through these times of a pandemic.
Popular playback singers Sabishesh, Deeptirekha, and Biswajit have lent their voices. Penned by Basant Raj and edited by Bijay, this video is ready to be launched on Youtube ‘Mahasweta Ray Official’ channel.