Odisha CM Seeks Follow-Up On State Issues Pending With Centre

18 September 2019


Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday reviewed the issues and projects of Odisha pending with different Ministries & Departments of the Central Government.

While chairing a meeting at Odisha Bhawan in New Delhi, Patnaik went through the action taken by the Office of the Chief Resident Commissioner subsequent to the last review meeting held in January, 2019 and reviewed the pending issues.

Following it, he directed Chief Secretary Asit Kumar Tripathy and Chief Resident Commissioner Tuhin Kanta Pandey to ensure follow-up on these issues.

The Chief Minister directed for close follow-up with the Ministry of Railways on projects where State Government is bearing substantial proportion of the cost of the projects besides providing land free of cost. He also suggested further follow-up on issues related to improving telecom and banking density in the State.

Patnaik also reviewed the 5T framework for the CRC Office and expressed his happiness that lot of progress has been made both in the administrative and financial management.