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Odisha:Chief Minister dedicated the Solar Jalanidhi scheme to farmers of the state

Bhubaneswr:30/10/18:Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik dedicated the Solar  Jalanidhi   scheme to farmers of the state. Under the initiative, 5,000 solar pumps will enable irrigation 2500 acres of arable land. While boosting crop yield & farmers’ income, it will significantly bring down farming costs.

The programme will be rolled out in unserved and under-served areas in the first phase and soon in rest of the state and will be availed to famers with a rebate of up to 90%.

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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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