Puri: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik expressed happiness after Puri Srimandir lighted up following restoration of electricity services which was disrupted for 12 days since devastating Cyclone FANI hit the Odisha coast.
The Odisha CM took to Twitter and wrote:
Extremely happy to share that electricity supply has been restored to Srimandir & Bada Danda now. Thank thousands of workers from so many states who are working day and night to ensure electricity supply to #Puri,
Jai Jagannath 🙏 pic.twitter.com/lTwnbTlHmn
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) May 15, 2019
After reeling under darkness for long days, the Pilgrim town has once again came up with it glorious looks as the Shree Jagannath Temple started illuminating post-electricity restoration today.
With the restoration of power service in the Puri Srimandir, the Bada Danda (Grand Road) also lit up paving the way of devotees with light.
— Fani Restoration (@FaniRestoration) May 15, 2019