Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Puri, June 27:
The much awaited meeting between the Daitapati Nijog and the Special Officer for the Rath Yatra appointed by the Odisha government Suresh Mohapatra concluded here a little while ago this evening, sources said.
Mohapatra informed after the meeting that the Daitapati Nijog had assured its full cooperation for the smooth conduct of rituals during the ensuing Rath Yatra.
Mohapatra said the issue of compensating daitapati for their losses came up for discussion during the meeting.
The Special Officer said the government’s attention will be drawn to the issue of compensating daitapatis after the Rath Yatra is over.