Baripada: After captivating all with her dancing and acting skills, a teenage girl from a non-descript village in Mayurbhanj district is all set to enter Ollywood.
Meet Ankita, who was born on April 22, 2004, at Nuagan in Kaptipada block.
At present, Ankita is pursuing her Plus II final year at MPC College in Baripada, where she resides with her father Janardan Parida and mother Sumati.
She has already featured in a number of Odia albums such as Good Night, Niswasare Niswasa, Lo Priya Tate Dharma Sahibani, Premamane Kana Emiti Dukha, To Premika Heba Mo Dhik, To Paeen Mo Jibana Gala and Rahithare Dhana To Samaya Asuchi.
She has also performed in Jhumar albums such as Sakhisange Gale, Paradeshi Bandhu, Sangat Sangat Dakeen and Nagpuri album Chala Chala Tiara.
More than one million viewers have watched her albums on her YouTube channel.
Apart from acting in albums, Ankita has also acted as a guest actor in a Santali movie ‘Chikanja Sadara Udu Katha’ directed by Sanjib Dwibedy.
Being a versatile dancer, she is adept at both Odissi and modern dance.