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Extending helping hand for making Puri a pollution free city NALCO authorities flagged off five battery operated vehicles for divyangs and senior citizens

Puri:9/7/18; Extending helping hand for making Puri a pollution free city ahead of the world famous Ratha Jatra, NALCO authorities flagged off five battery operated vehicles for divyangs and senior citizens here.

The free service was officially kicked off by NALCO CMD Tapan Kumar Chand on premises of Jagannath Ballav Mutt parking on Sunday.

Initially, five vehicles will be in service to carry passengers from Jagannath Ballav parking place to Sri Mandir.

Later, as many as 25 battery operated vehicles will be plying on the Grand Road in phases to provide free service to divyangs, senior citizens and ailing persons visiting Jagannath Temple.

The service is already operational at Bhubaneswar and Puri railway stations.

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Ashok Palit has completed his graduation from Upendranath College Soro, Balasore and post graduation from Utkal University in Odia Language and literture.. He has also carved out a niche for himself as a scribe of eminence after joining the profession in 1988. He is also an independent media production professional. He brings loads of experience to Advanced Media, Ashok Palit as a cineaste has been active in film criticism for over three decades. As a film society activist, he soared to eminence for his profound commitment to the art film appreciation and aesthetics of cinema. His mode of discourse is often erudite but always lucid and comprehensible marked by a perfect acumen so rare in the field. A film aesthete with an immense fond of critical sensibilities, he wrote about growth and development of odia cinema in New Indian Express, The Times of India, The Hindustan Times, The Asian Age and Screen. He has been working as an Editor for Cine Samaya from 2002-2004.. He had made solid contribution on cinema in many odia Dailies and weekly such as Samaj, Prajatantra, Dharatri, Samaya, Satabadi, and weekly Samaya.
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