Today, I headed a meeting with the Secretary (WR, RD & GR), Commissioners, Flood Management (FM) & Commissioner

State Projects (SP) along with other Senior Officers of my Ministry to discuss about various pending matters of Odisha. We discussed about discharge of logging water, flood control, water management and River Bank Development of Mahanadi Basin at Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara and Puri District.
Also, apprised the officers about my meeting with Hon’ble Chief Minister, Jharkhand on the issues relating to Chandil Dam of Subarnarekha Project. I also directed them to have an immediate field visit to these areas and to convene a joint meeting with Government of Odisha and Jharkhand to take up the matters on Priority.