Students of ODM observed the Indian National Sports day on 29th August 2019 to mark the birth anniversary of Indian hockey wizard Major Dhyan Chand. To commemorate the event various sporting events were conducted on the school premises. The special assembly was marked by a parade display by NCC cadets, an oath-taking ceremony and an address by the Academic Counselor, Mr. B.N Rout. The other Department heads present were Vice Principals Mr. Rajesh Padhi, Ms. Jhinuk DuttaRay, Academic Heads Ms. Sandhyarani Swain, Ms. Laxmibati Das, Activity Head Ms. Suprava Mohanty and Clubhead Ms. Sulata Rani Saha. A friendly Volley-Ball match was organized which was played between staff.