07 May 2019
Bhubaneswar: In the aftermath of the extremely severe cyclonic storm FANI, the Odisha Government appointed young IAS officer Balwant Singh as the District Collector of Puri.
Similarly, Bhupinder Singh Punia has been appointed as the new Collector of Khurda and Premchand Choudhary appointed new Collector in Kendrapara.
The new appointments have been done keeping in view expedition of the ongoing restoration work in the above cyclone hit districts.
Notably, Puri and Khurda are the most affected districts in the cyclone which made a landfall off Odisha Coast on May 3.