Puri: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik was among the thousands to visit Sri Jagannath temple in Puri today to take the blessings of deities on New Year day.
Among the common masses, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik along with Bhubaneswar MP Prasanna Patasani also visited the Puri temple to pay his obeisance to the deities this morning.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik reached the pilgrim city by road amid tight security at around 11.30.
The Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has extended his New Year greetings to the people of Odisha.
ନୂତନ ବର୍ଷର ହାର୍ଦ୍ଦିକ ଶୁଭେଚ୍ଛା ଓ ଅଭିନନ୍ଦନ। ସମସ୍ତଙ୍କ ସୁଖ, ସମୃଦ୍ଧି ପାଇଁ ମୁଁ ପ୍ରଭୁ ଜଗନ୍ନାଥଙ୍କ ନିକଟରେ ପ୍ରାର୍ଥନା କରୁଛି। ଜୟ ଜଗନ୍ନାଥ।
I wish all of you a very happy new year and wish eveyone’s lives are filled with happiness, peace and prosperity in the new year of 2018. Jai Jagannath. pic.twitter.com/rC6CnZy6Ch
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) December 31, 2017