Naveen Meets Modi In Delhi

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his official residence in New Delhi.

Patnaik will also meet President Ram Nath Kovind later today.

The ongoing restoration work and the loss that the State incurred in the cyclonic storm Fani which hit Odisha coast on May 3 and expeditious release of central assistance is like to figure in the discussion between two leaders.

It’s Naveen’s first visit to the national capital and his first meeting with the Prime Minister Modi after assuming the charge of chief minister of Odisha for the fifth successive term.