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CM reviews Fani restoration work in Kendrapara

16/05/2019 at 8:16 PM

Kendrapara: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today informed that drinking water and electricity supply have been restored in Fani-ravaged Kendrapara district.

Patnaik today visited cyclone Fani-affected Kendrapara and reviewed the relief and restoration work.

“Drinking water and electricity supply have been restored in Kendrapara. 30 cyclone shelters will be built at a cost of Rs 2 crore each,” said Patnaik.

He said that financial assistance of Rs 2 lakh will also be provided for damaged schools, Anganwadi centres in the district.

At least three persons were killed while 1.17 lakh people were safely shifted in the district ahead of the cyclone Fani made landfall on May 3 in Puri.

With nearly 200 kmph wind storms and incessant rains bringing down trees, power and communications lines and thatched houses, cyclone Fani barrelled through the eastern coast in Odisha’s Puri district on May 3 leaving at least 64 people dead in different coastal district.

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