Atanu resorts to show of strength in Mahakalapada

Mahakalapada: A day after resigning from the Health minister post on moral grounds following the SUM Hospital fire mishap, Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak today reached his Assembly constituency, Mahakalapada, and joined a motorcycle rally and public meeting as part of a show of strength.

Nayak along with supporters started the motorcycle rally from Canal Bridge here and visited different places in the constituency. Besides, the former Health minister addressed the meeting at Ramachandi Peetha in Ramnagar.

Talking to media persons, Nayak said, “The Chief Minister and party supremo has blessed Mahakalapada constituency with development. I asked the local party activists to work towards strengthening the party organisation keeping in view the ensuing panchayat polls”

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Notably, Nayak yesterday tendered his resignation from the post of Helath minister after facing flak over the SUM Hospital fire mishap as well as a series of incidents involving the health department.