Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

Odisha: Patnaik announces relief for affected families

ANI | Updated: Oct 13, 2018 21:49 IST

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Oct 13 (ANI): Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday announced relief measures for families affected by cyclone Titli.
Patnaik announced that affected families of Ganjam, Gajapati, and Gunupur sub-division of Rayagada district will be given relief for 15 days.
Earlier in the day, Odisha chief minister conducted an aerial survey of the flood-affected districts of Ganjam, Gajapati, and Rayagada.
On Friday, Patnaik had also constituted a three-member Ministerial Committee, including Revenue and Disaster Management Minister, Water Resources Minister and Energy Minister to monitor relief, rescue and restoration work in cyclone-affected districts.
The Cyclone Titli made landfall at Odisha's Gopalpur on Thursday morning. (ANI)