Baripada: During his visit to Mayurbhanj district, CM Naveen Patnaik laid foundation for development projects worth more than ₹200Cr and inaugurated projects worth more than ₹50Cr. The projects include 18 piped water supply projects, roads & nine high level bridges across the district.
CM Naveen Patnaik announced a grant of ₹5Cr for all-round development of Jagannath Temple in Baripada and assured that all steps will be taken for the development of tourism hotspots in the district like Khiching, Devkund and others.
Dedicating the Adani-KISS Residential School in Baripada to public, CM
Naveen Patnaik said that real empowerment comes through education. More than 6 lakh tribal students study in 6500 schools & many of them are receiving English medium education in urban area hostels.