Bhubaneswar, Nov 23 (LocalWire) Music maestro AR Rahman arrives at Odisha capital Bhubaneswar on Friday, days ahead of his performance at the opening ceremony of Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018.
Post his arrival at Biju Patnaik International Airport, Rahman met Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik over lunch at his residence.
Rahman has composed the theme song of Hockey World Cup titled “Jai Hind Hind, Jai India”, penned by veteran poet-lyricist Gulzar.
He will also perform at World Cup Celebrations event at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on Nov 28.
The 14th edition of Men’s Hockey World Cup is scheduled to be held from Nov 28 to Dec 16 at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar.