Bhubaneswar: Scores of politicians, actors, academics, writers, celebrities, Environment specialists hail Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik for successfully lead efforts to minimise damage due to cyclone Fani.
While the rest of the country’s attention is focused on elections, @Naveen_Odisha has successfully lead efforts to minimise damage due to cyclone Fani. Wish we had leaders like him. Low profile, hard working, honest without the PR extravaganza shoved down everyone’s throats https://t.co/Be8djAlT3v
— Mehbooba Mufti (@MehboobaMufti) May 4, 2019
Acclaimed author Author Amitav Ghosh hail Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik for successfully lead efforts to minimise damage.
— Amitav Ghosh (@GhoshAmitav) May 3, 2019
Mehbooba Mufti, Akhilesh Yadav,Shekhar Kapur, Kamal Hassan, Vivek Oberoi, Jaaved Jaaferi,Swara Bhasker, Iqbal Khan, academic Salil Shetty hails Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik for minimizing damage due to cyclone Fani.
The scale of operations mounted by @Naveen_Odisha has saved thousands of lives. My congratulations to him and the people of Odisha. My condolences to those who have lost loved ones https://t.co/RNx2pGjdoE
— Akhilesh Yadav (@yadavakhilesh) May 4, 2019
It didn’t matter that world’s biggest democracy was in the throws of India’s greatest election ever, it did not impede the impeccable arrangements that the Odisha/Indian government made for evacuations. Cyclone Fani evacuation efforts hailed a success https://t.co/l7kizLx9DT
— Shekhar Kapur (@shekharkapur) May 4, 2019
Alka Lamba, Yogendra Yadav also hails Odisha Govt.
My Salute to you Sir @Naveen_Odisha .. you are the most low profile, simple , Honest, Silent CM in India, whose work speaks louder than his words…
God Bless you with Good Health. https://t.co/cmM44F9BDw
— Alka Lamba (@LambaAlka) May 4, 2019
Journalist Rajdeep Sardesai, Faye DSouza, Pankaj Pachauri, Barkha Dutt, Sagarika Ghose,Sucheta Dalal hail the state government for minimising the damage.
Remarkable disaster mgt preps by team @Naveen_Odisha ! Unsung heroes of Cyclone Fani are the disaster relief teams… we should be proud of them.. have kept damage to minimum.. maybe there is an Odisha model of governance too!
— Citizen/नागरिक/Dost Rajdeep (@sardesairajdeep) May 4, 2019
Erik Solheim former Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme hails the state government.
CP Gurnani, MD & CEO – Tech_Mahindra hails the state government.
It should be noted that more than 1 crore people in 14,835 villages and 46 towns of 11 districts in the state are affected by the cyclone. In a record-mobilization over 12 lakh people including 2,000 pregnant women were evacuated in less than 24 hours to 9,000 shelters with functional kitchens.