Bhubaneswar: BJD leaders appointed as advisors to different government departments have written to CM Naveen Patnaik that they will not take any salary or remuneration . All 12 leaders got minister of state rank.
It should be noted that CM Naveen Patnaik recently appointed of as many as 11 BJD leaders as advisor to different government departments and programmes .
Here’s the list of advisors assigned new responsibilities in Odisha government
1. Lopamudra Bauxipatra, Advisor, Mission Shakti – MoS
2. Sudhir Das, Advisor, Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana – MoS
3. Mujibulla Khan, Advisor, Minorities Affairs, ST&SC Development Minorities & Backward Classes Welfare Department – MoS
4. Sujeet Kumar, Advisor, Special Development Councils – Chief Secretary
5. Anubhav Pattnaik, Advisor, ET&IT – MoS
6. Krutibas Patra, Advisor, Agriculture & Farmers Empowerment Department – MoS
7. Utkal Keshari Parida, Advisor, Chilika Development Authority – Principal Secretary
8. Debashish Mallick, Advisor, Odisha Forest Development Corporation – Principal Secretary
9. Sulata Deo, Advisor, Women & Child Development Department – Principal Secretary
10. Janmejaya Lenka, Advisor, Odia Language Literature & Culture Department – Principal Secretary
11. Ramachandra Panda, Advisor, Odisha State Agriculture Marketing Board – MoS