Bhubaneswar: Bhajan Samrat Padmashri Anup Jalota praised Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s initiative to make it a World Heritage City.
He took his twitter account and wrote ” Birth of our Krishna Ji, Birth of a Heritage! @Naveen_Odisha Ji celebrated Janmashtami in it’s true sense. ”
— Anup Jalota (@anupjalota) August 23, 2019
In an ambitious move to transform the religious town Puri into a world heritage city, Odisha CM announced an infrastructure development package of Rs 500 cr for the city today.
ପୁରୀ ଓଡ଼ିଆ ଜାତିର ପ୍ରାଣକେନ୍ଦ୍ର। ମହାପ୍ରଭୁ ଆମର ଆତ୍ମା। ଶହ ଶହ ବର୍ଷ ଧରି ଶ୍ରୀମନ୍ଦିରର ସୁରକ୍ଷା ପାଇଁ ଓଡ଼ିଆ ଜାତି ଅନେକ ତ୍ୟାଗ କରିଛି। ମହାପ୍ରଭୁଙ୍କୁ ଧରି ଚିଲିକାରୁ ସୋନପୁର ପର୍ଯ୍ୟନ୍ତ ବୁଲିଛି। କିନ୍ତୁ ଓଡ଼ିଆ ଜାତିକୁ ତାର ଆତ୍ମା ମହାପ୍ରଭୁ ଶ୍ରୀ ଜଗନ୍ନାଥଙ୍କ ଠାରୁ କେହି ଅଲଗା କରିପାରି ନାହିଁ। #PuriWorldHeritageCity pic.twitter.com/UuSXOqQFHl
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) August 23, 2019
The announcement was made during a high-level meeting at the ‘Lok Seva Bhawan’ (Secretariat) on the basis of the recommendations of Justice B P Das Commission of Inquiry in its interim report.