Bhubaneswar:14/5/20:: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced Rs 50 lakh assistance to the kin of sarpanches in case of their death during COVID management.
Taking to Twitter Patnaik said, “At the grassroots level, the sarpanches are dedicated to the management of TMCs, quarantine centres and other COVID-19 facilities. They are our frontline fighters.”
As announced earlier , the kin of the sarpanches will get financial assistance of Rs 50 lakh, the Chief Minister said.
The families of those in private and public sectors, who are in engaged at the TMC, the quarantine centres and the Special COVID Hospital, will also receive the same amount of assistance, Patnaik said.