First in odisha

First in odisha:
  • First Governor of Odisha: Dr. Harekrushna Mahtab
  • First Chief Minister of Odisha : Dr. Harekrushna Mahtab
  • First Chief Justice of Supreme court : Ranganath Mishra
  • First Odia LokSabha Speaker : Rabi Ray
  • First Odia Air Marshal : Sri Saroj Jena
  • First Odia Everest Mountaineer : Chetana Sahu
  • First Odia Arjuna Awardees’ : Minati Mohapatra
  • First Odia Padmabhusana Awardees’ : Prof. Pranakrushna Parija
  • First Odia Padmashree Awardees’ : Laxminarayan Sahu (For Education)
  • First Air Marshal of Odisha : Saroj Jena
  • First Awarded Gyanapitha : Gopinath Mohanty
  • First woman Chief Minister : Smt. Nandini Satapathy
  • First woman Minister of Odisha : Basanta Manjari Devi
  • First woman Pilot of Odisha : Giribala Mohanty
  • First woman MLA of Odisha : Sarala Devi
  • First Rajyasabha member of Odisha : Nandini Satapathy
  • First woman Justice of High Court : Amiya Kumari Padhi
  • First Newspaper of Odisha : Utkal Deepika
  • First Port of Odisha : Chandipur
  • First River Dam of Odisha : Hirakud Dam