Bhubanswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik turn 73 today. Naveen Patnaik who was born to former Odisha CM Biju Patnaik and Gyan Patnaik on October 16, 1946, in Cuttack.
Eminent sand sculptor Sudarsan Pattnaik wishes CM Naveen Patnaik “happy birthday”. In view of the cyclone and floods in Odisha, CM will not celebrate his birthday tomorrow & his well-wishers have been reqested not to come to Naveen Nivas to greet him tomorrow
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will not celebrate his birthday today to express his solidarity with the people affected by the severe cyclonic storm Titli and subsequent flood in some parts of the state. The Chief Minister will not receive birthday greetings tomorrow. So well-wishers are requested not to throng Naveen Niwas tomorrow to greet him,” a statement issued by the CMO stated.CM has always kept his birthday celebration a low-key affair. Earlier, in 2013 and 2014, Patnaik had not celebrated his birthday to express his solidarity with the people then affected by cyclones Phailin and Hudhud.