Puri: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today reviewed the ongoing relief and restoration works in Fani-ravaged Puri district and informed that Puri Town, Nimapara and Konark Notified Area Councils (NACs) will get power supply from tonight in a phased manner.
“Power supply will start in Puri town, Nimapara and Konark NACs from tonight in a phased manner,” said Patnaik after the review meeting.
Patnaik also announced disbursement of 2.5 litre Kerosene free of cost to each family every 10 days till power supply is completed. Government will also provide Rs 50 kg rice to all non-ration cardholders, said Patnaik.
He also announced disbursement of sanitary napkins free of cost for two months and 10 lakh candles.
The Chief Secretary, Secretaries of several line departments, Puri Collector and SP were present in the CM-led review meeting at the Circuit House here.
Meanwhile, electricity has been restored at the Jagannath temple while restoration of power supply in Badadanda (Grand Road) will to be done by today evening.