Koraput: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today dedicated the much-awaited Telengiri irrigation project to the public, during his visit to the district today.
During his visit to Jeypore in Koraput district, the CM inaugurated 31 developmental projects worth Rs 1136.41 crore while attending a youth conclave organised by Biju Yuva Vahini. He also laid foundation stone of 94 welfare projects worth Rs 749 crore.
On the occasion, the CM also provided land patta to urban slum dwellers. Addressing the gathering, Patnaik said the State Government is committed for development of the KBK region. Over 25,000 members of the BJD youth wing participated in the conclave.
Earlier in the day, Patnaik inaugurated 12 projects worth Rs 19 crore and laid foundation stone for 16 other projects worth Rs 1,097 crore in Nabarangpur district.