Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today thanked the people of Puri for their cooperation in the land acquisition process for the development of heritage security zone around Srimandir.
The Odisha CM said: “On the auspicious occasion of Janmasthami, I had appealed you all to cooperate in the land acquisition process around the Srimandir for its security.” I am grateful that you all kept my request and I am obliged for that.”.
“75 per cent acquisition of moveable assets within 75 metres radius around Srimandir has been completed within 40 days. This is a remarkable feat in the country in land acquisition. Your sacrifice and dedication for Lord Jagannath and Srimandir will always be remembered by the people of Odisha,” Naveen said.
The Chief Minister again appealed the people to cooperate in transforming Puri into a World Heritage City. He also thanked the Puri district administration, officials of other departments and police personnel for working tirelessly, even in Sundays, for the government’s vision.
The Odisha CM also shared a 2.08 min video titled ‘#Puri-The Soul Of Odisha’ on Twitter featuring some ancient and new upcoming projects to emphasize his appeal.
— CMO Odisha (@CMO_Odisha) December 2, 2019