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OdishaChief Minister inaugurated 21 new bus stands in 13 districts of the state under ‘Ama Bus stand Yojana’.

Bhubaneswar24/8/23:  OdishaChief Minister Naveen Patnaik today inaugurated 21 new bus stands in 13 districts of the state under ‘Ama Bus stand Yojana’.

Along with this, the foundation has also been laid for the construction of 124 block-level bus stands in 26 districts. Describing it as a new milestone in the transport sector, the Chief Minister two crore people will benefit once these bus stands are completed.

Patnaik said that all these bus stands are modern and smart bus stands with facilities available for passengers, drivers and others.

The Chief Minister launched ‘Mo Parivahan Seva’ and mobile app saying that there will be no need to go to government offices for various transport services. To make drivers more efficient in driving, the Chief Minister launched the Su-Vahaka Yojana.

As many as 50,000 drivers will be trained under this scheme. Patnaik inaugurated a driving training center at Palur in Ganjam. He advised to give utmost importance to the safety of road and passengers.

The Chief Minister said that a good transport system paves the way for a better economy. Various institutional services and facilities like schools, colleges, hospitals etc. can be easily available.

It works as a catalyst towards building a dynamic social and economic society. The CM advised the Transport Department to continue efforts to provide better transport services to the people.

On this occasion, Commerce and Transport Minister Tukuni Sahu said that under the guidance of the Chief Minister, the trend of good governance has been uninterrupted in the state for the last 23 years. She said that efforts are made to develop road transport as well as railway and air transport in the state.

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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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