Bhubaneswar, Nov 21: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today sanctioned Rs 350 crore for the construction of an instream storage project in Cuttack district.
This project has been named as Baideswar Instream Storage Project to be constructed in the Mahanadi river.
Following the direction of the Chief Minister, 5T Chairman VK Pandian had toured Cuttack district and had received proposals from the public for different projects.
The Chief Minister has approved this project by the proposal received from the people.
Baideswar project will benefit the people of Baramba, Banki, and Bhapur blocks.