Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government today nominated three experienced politicians as members of the State Planning Board.
Former MLA Rabi Mallick, former Zilla Parishad chairman Girish Chandra Dash and BJD State secretary Ishwar Panigrahi have been nominated as members of the State Planning Board.
Similarly, four persons of political background have been appointed as Chairmen of different State-run corporations.
While Mujibulla Khan (Munna Khan) has been appointed as the Chairman of Odisha State Cashew Development Corporation, BJD leader from Bargarh Pravat Aditya Mishra has been appointed as the Chairman of Odisha Agro Industries Corporation.
Besides, Ramakrushna Das Mohapatra of Puri has been appointed as Chairman of Odisha Small Industries Corporation while Krutibas Nayak of Kendrapara has been appointed as Chairman of Agricultural Promotion & Investment Corporation of Odisha Limited (APICOL).