Bhubaneswar (Orissa): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday felicitated 25 people from Cyclone affected districts for their outstanding contribution in relief, rescue and rehabilitation operations.
Recognising them as “Heroes of Titli”, Chief Minister Patnaik felicitated them at the state secretariat here.
Among those honoured were, social activists, health workers, young change makers and some of government employees.
The Odisha Government-led by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has decided to provide houses to all the 13,000 families, whose homes were damaged by cyclone Titli and subsequent floods.
The decision was taken at a high-level review meeting chaired by the Chief Minister on Monday.