Target of KALIA beneficiaries to 75 lakh farm families says Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik after first meeting of his new cabinet

Bhubaneswar: The inaugural Odisha Cabinet chaired by CM Naveen Patnaik approved increasing the target for KALIA beneficiaries from 42 lakh to 75 lakh, adding another 33 lakh families. Cabinet sanctioned immediate disbursal of funds to all, 25 lakh of which to get assistance within a week.

The Cabinet approved government businesses worth ₹1000 Cr for women SHGs under #MissionShakti. 40 types of businesses such as paddy procurement & uniforms for children are included in the first phase.

The council of ministers headed by CM Naveen Patnaik approves in principle the BJD manifesto as priority of the state government. I would like to emphasise once again on 3T model of governance- teamwork, transparency & technology leading to transformation. I am going to add a fifth dimension to this- time. Time is of critical essence. The youth of today are in a hurry says Naveen Patnaik. On May 29, 2020, the council of ministers will present before the people, the achievements of the govt via-a-vis promises: Naveen Patnaik at the council of ministers meeting.