Naveen not to celebrate his birthday this year

Bhubaneswar: In view of the situation caused by recent floods, Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today asked his well-wishers and admirers not to visit him to greet on his birthday this Sunday.

Expressing gratitude to his well wishers for their love and good wishes, the chief minister has politely requested them not to visit his residence or office to wish him on his birthday this year, official sources said.

A large number of people visit Naveen Niwas and chief minister`s office to wish Patnaik on his birth day every year.