“Prime Minister Narendra Modi has provided a total of Rs 8,923.8 crore for covid management in rural areas in 25 States. Of the amount, Odisha will get Rs 333.8 crore,” tweeted Mohanty.
Mohanty said the funds allocated by the Modi Government will certainly help Odisha to curb Covid spread in rural pockets. “It is a welcomed step. On behalf of people of Odisha, I convey thanks to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman,” said Mohanty.