Today, the State government sanctioned the projects on same day, to resolve the public grievances received in Sambalpur and Deograh

Bhubaneswar(Byuro):As per the direction of Chief Minister Sri Naveen Patnaik, Chairman 5T and Nabin Odisha, Shri Kartik Pandian interacted with public of Sambalpur and Deogarh districts over Video conference.

He interacted with the public present at Mini Stadium, Naktideul and Subanpalli Dhanu Yatra Field, Jamankira in Sambalpur district; Tileibani High School Field and Bahadaposi Field, Barkote in Deogarh district.

Sh Kartik Pandian continued on the second day, the concept of “One Day Governance” towards quick redressal of public grievances. Based on the grievance petitions received from the people present at the venues, Hon’ble Chief Minister sanctioned *310 projects at a cost of Rs. 10.27 Crs* in Sambalpur district and *292 projects at a cost of Rs. 8.18 Crs* in Deogarh district on the same day. The sanction orders were also sent to the petitioners over their mobile phones.

Shri Pandian also informed that since his visit in July last year to Sambalpur and Deogarh Districts, based on petitions and feedback, *Rs 630 Crores* worth projects have been taken up in both the districts.

He informed about the major decisions taken by Hon’ble Chief Minister like increase in social security pensions across all categories by Rs. 500 each that would benefit around 58 Lakhs beneficiaries.

He also informed that financial assistance under MAMATA Yojana has been increased from Rs. 5000 to Rs. 10,000. This will further benefit women and infants towards improved nutrition and better health outcomes.

Shri Pandian informed that Mission Shakti groups can now avail loans up to Rs 10 Lakhs with zero interest.