Paralakhemundi : Parala Maharaja’s Palace is an epic monument which attracted visitors from outreach. Like Queen’s Buckingham Palace such building emancipated as paradise of Paralakhemundi.
But now the palace completely at danger due to lack of care & management. Durbar Hall of palace still a feature which instinct memories of various meetings on those heydays till Krushnachandra Gajapati’s reign.
Vast space Hall has attractive art featuring historical epics.Now that Hall seems at dulldrum state as water soaking during rain above roof of Hall. By soaking various locations seems gradually towards destruction due to lack of proper care & management.
Nobody knows how much of cost for repairs as magnanimity of epic building a rare feature. Purnachandra Mahapatra, Secretary of Utkal Hitaishini Samaj says need of total repair to restore sustainability of roof.
Only Chief Minister intervention can mitigate for sustainability of centuries old building a part & partial of heart of town. He immensely requested Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik,again & again to keep holistic request on behalf of people of Paralakhemundi for estimate plan for reconstruction of the soaked roof & other parts turning decays.