Jagannath Temple construction in UK

Odia diaspora in Rome: CM assures support for Jagannath Temple construction in UK

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik met the Odia Diaspora in Rome, Italy earlier today. Odiyas based out of 12 countries across Europe had a very lively and engaging interaction with the Chief Minister, 5T secretary VK Pandian and Resident Commissioner Ravi Kant.

The diaspora was comprised of professionals, entrepreneurs, researchers, missionaries, and students from diverse fields such as medicine, engineering, IT, artificial intelligence, business process outsourcing, etc.
The diaspora was proud to recount the achievements of the Naveen Patnaik government and the areas of food security, health, education, infrastructure, disaster management, and women empowerment amongst others.
The diaspora reiterated their strong sense of ownership and dedication for the development of Odisha.

Patnaik thanked them for their renewed sense of conviction. He was especially glad to see that the Odias are doing well in Europe. He discussed with them the transformational initiatives taking place in Odisha and invited them to partner with the State government towards the development of the State.

Representatives from UK Odia Association explained the steps they are taking to construct a Jagannatha Temple in the UK. Chief Minister assured all support for the same.

He congratulated them on their successful careers and that the State is proud of their achievement. He wished them good luck in their future endeavours.