Berhampur: The Rangeilunda block unit of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) has thanked Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for approving major rural piped water supply projects for Ganjam district.
Recently, the Odisha Cabinet, chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, has given its nod to the rural piped water supply projects worth Rs 325.75 crore for the district.
The projects will ensure supply of safe drinking water to nearly 304 villages of four blocks.
The drinking water projects will be developed in Rangeilunda, Chatrapur, Khallikote and Ganjam blocks in the district at the cost of Rs 325. 75 crore.
More than 6.6 lakh people of 304 villages under 86 GPs in the four blocks will be benefited from the projects.
The BJD members of Rangeilunda block expressed their gratitude to the Chief Minister for the projects.
Upon completion of the projects, all the villages of 32 GPs in Rangeilunda block will get piped safe drinking water.
The Rangeilunda block BJD has held a thanksgiving meeting to express gratitude to the Chief Minister.
The meeting was chaired by Rangeilunda block chairperson Ch. Usha Rani. Other BJD leaders and members attended the meeting.