Odishatv Bureau

Bhubaneswar: BJD MP Bhartruhari Mahtab was all praises for Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, at the launch event of City Gas Distribution (CGD) project in Bhubaneswar, today.

Mahtab termed Pradhan as 'our favourite minister' in his speech and announced that the latter is administering the resolution Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken for development of Eastern India.

Addressing the audience in the event he said, "Prime Minister Modi has given him main responsibility to develop eastern India at par with other regions of the country. Dharmendra has been born and brought up in Odisha and he knows the problems of this area. He is executing his responsibility well without being negligent in his duty."

It may be mentioned that both Mahtab and Pradhan had arrived at the event together in same vehicle.