Authorities urged to complete work on war footing for Nabakalebar

Puri: The administrative mechanism is gearing up to complete all infrastructure development in time for the upcoming Nabakalebar mega ritual. In this regard, the development commissioner of Odisha has urged all the concerned departments to undertake infrastructure development work for Nabakalebar on war footing to ensure completion on time.

A review meeting for the purpose was held at Puri Circuit House in presence of chairperson of Nabakalebara Infrastructure Development Committee, Maheswar Mohanty; Development commissioner Upendra Behera, Water Resources secretary Pradip Jena and Puri collector Arabind Agarwal. The meeting took stock of Health, Sanitation, Drainage, Sewerage infrastructure etc, in which the senior officials of the concerned authorities were also present. Especially, the meeting laid a lot of emphasis on the progress of drainage infrastructure.

The discussions in the meeting revealed that the installation of pipelines for supply of drinking water is complete and provisions for overhead tanks are ready.