Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Aug 6:
Senior Congress leader and former PCC president Niranjan Patnaik today visited the flood hit areas of Ghasipura block in Keonjhar district of Odisha and assured all assistance to the people in the area.
Patnaik interacted with the flood affected people in Bato panchayat in Ghasipura block and assured them that he would make all efforts for facilitating compensation to the people. He also demanded that the administration should provide relief materials to the stranded people as soon as possible.
The panchayat has been worst hit following flood in Baitarani and Kosei rivers. While many houses and crops have been damaged following flood, many domestic animals and people are stranded in some pockets of the panchayat.