Committee formed to solve issues faced by irrigation projects

Bhubaneswar: In a bid to resolve various issues relating to rehabilitation, resettlement and land acquisition faced by key irrigation projects in the State, a committee has been formed today under the chairmanship of chief secretary G.C. Pati.

Official sources said, development commissioner, finance secretary, revenue secretary and Irrigation secretary have been appointed as the members of the committee.

In the maiden meeting of the body today, discussions on various issues faced by 10 major irrigations projects like Lower Suktel, Subarnarekha, Kanparu and Indra irrigation projects were made, sources added.