Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has approved 761 projects worth Rs 19.92 crore for 85 panchayats under ‘Ama Gaon Ama Vikas’ scheme across the State on Thursday.
The rural development projects were approved for Boipariguda block in Koraput district, Digapahandi in Ganjam district, Nabarangpur block in Nabarangpur district and Sinapali in Nuapada district.
At least 209 projects worth Rs 3.67 crore were approved for 20 panchayats under Boipariguda block in Koraput district. 124 projects at Rs 3.25 crore for 13 panchayats under Nabarangpur block Nabarangpur district.
Similarly, 154 projects worth 6.25 crore for 25 panchayats under Digapahandi block in Ganjam district were cleared while the CM sanctioned Rs 6.75 crore for 274 projects for 27 panchayats of Sinapali block in Nuapada distict under ‘Ama Gaon Ama Vikas’ scheme.
Patnaik also asked the officials and panchayat representatives for early completion of these development works.