PCC chief to meet Pranab today

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee president Niranjan Patnaik scheduled to meet President Pranab Mukherjee today. The 23-member team led by Patnaik had met Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday.

After yesterday’s meeting, Patnaik said that Rahul suggested to strengthen the party keeping in view the ensuing 2014 election. According to Patnaik anti-party activities would not be tolerated and stern action would be taken against those.

Leader of opposition Bhupinder Singh, chief whip Prasad Harichandan and MP Bhakta Das were also present in the meeting.