Bhubaneswar, Jan 19:

Turkey has expressed interest in Odisha in several sectors including tourism, infrastructure and social housing, an official announced on Thursday.

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Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and Arda Ulutas, the Consul General of Turkey in Hyderabad, held a discussion here to harness investment potentials in the state.

“Glad to discuss investments from #Turkey in tourism and infrastructure sectors of #Odisha with Arda Ulutas, Consul General of Turkey,” tweeted Patnaik.

“I told the Chief Minister we are ready to start and to improve our relationship with the State of Odisha and we can have many common projects in the field of tourism and social housing,” said Arda Ulutas.

He said a delegation from Turkey would visit Odisha to explore the potential in the state. (IANS)