Bhubaneswar, Aug 21: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today approved naming of the bridge constructed over the Brahmani River at Kaniha after freedom fighter and former deputy chief minister Pabitra Mohan Pradhan.
The bridge will be called ‘Pabitra Mohan Setu’.
It is worth mentioning that during the visit of 5T Secretary Pandian to Angul, the local people proposed to name the bridge after the former deputy chief minister to preserve the memory of the great fighter Late Pradhan.
The Chief Minister has taken this decision respecting the wishes of the people.
The bridge has been constructed with an investment of Rs 45.79 crore.