CM Naveen Patnaik turns 70

Bhubaneswar: Ministers, MLAs, BJD functionaries and government officials are all set to wish chief minister Naveen Patnaik on his 69th birthday today.

The chief minister had skipped birthday celebration for last two years in view of devastation caused by the cyclones-Phailin and Hudhud.

Preparation has been made in party and government levels to celebrate the birth anniversary of BJD president. Sources said ministers, party legislators and leaders will come to Naveen Niwas to wish him.

Similarly, the newly elected student leaders belonging to Biju Chhatra Janata Dal (BCJD) will also greet the chief minister.

The government officials will also wish him at State secretariat, sources added.