Addressing a public meeting via video conference, the Chief Minster announced various developmental projects including irrigation, roads, bridges, bus stand, stadium, educational institutions etc for Pipli Assembly segment.
“I always focus on the development of villages and women and on the welfare of farmers. It’s the smile on the face of the poor that gives me pleasure, said the Chief Minister.
Patnaik also paid tribute to BJD leader and former Minister Pradeep Maharathy, and remembered his contribution for the development of Pipili area.
Over 2000 people were provided with ration cards, while more than 4000 people were given allowances on the occasion.
Notably, Pipili assembly seat fell vacant following the death of seven-time MLA Pradeep Maharathy in October last year due to post-covid complications.