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Odisha Cabinet announced extension of gratuitous relief for CycloneFani affected areas

Bhubaneswar:19/5/19:Odisha Cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik  announced extension of gratuitous relief for CycloneFani affected areas, wage hike for electrical restoration works, enhancement in welfare and livelihood support in affected areas and augmenting of resources for relief & restoration works.

Among key decisions are approval of ₹15 lakh for cleaning and disinfection of water tanks and ponds in Puri district, ration allowance of ₹24 lakh for all government personnel engaged in relief and restoration works & additional assistance of ₹1000 each to affected families in Puri district.

Chief Ministei Naveen Patnaik announced ₹100Cr CycloneFanispecial relief package for street vendors, coconut growers and poultry farmers of the state. Cash assistance of ₹10,000 each to be provided to 30,000 street vendors in 11 ULBs affected by CycloneFani.

Assistance of ₹500 each per coconut tree (up to 25 trees per farmer) for dependent farmers and 75% subsidy (up to ₹1 Lakh/500 bird unit) shall be provided to poultry farmers for revival of 2000 small broiler poultry units.


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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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