Oriya is spoken by around 31,000,000 people: 30,158,000 in India, 13,000 in Bangladesh.
The New Testament was first published in 1809.
The complete Bible was first published in 1815.
This shows the first few verses from John's Gospel in the Union version, first published in 1957 by The Bible Society of India, & Ceylon, Bangalore. This page is taken from a New Testament published in 1996 by The Bible Society of India, Bangalore.