Published : Odisha Sun Times/
Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik described the Paika Rebellion as a glorious chapter in Indian history. He said this on the occasion of the bicentenary celebration of the heroic Paika Rebellion of Odisha in New Delhi.“The bravery and war strategy of our brave Paikas was second to none. The 1817 uprising under the leadership of Buxi Jagabandhu is a glorious chapter in our history. Paika Rebellion, popularly known as Paika Bidroha, took place 40 years before the Sepoy Mutiny of 1857.