Naveen celebrates Diwali with parentless SOS children

Published: Oct 27, 2019, 10:17 pm IST

Samikhsya Bureau

Bhubaneswar:-Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today celebrated Diwali with the children of SOS village  situated in the outskirts of the capital city. Mr. Patnaik  spent  some time with the children of the SOS village in the evening and celebrated  Diwali with the children. He  later  announced  Rs. 20 lakh for the SOS village. Patnaik had advised the  Chief Secretary,development Commissioner, Agricultural Production Commissioner and officers of Chief  Minister office  to visit the child care institutions and celebrate Diwali with children.

All Collectors, he said, will also visit child care institutions in their district. The  Director General of Police  and all senior police officers, superintendent of police  have been advised to spend time in battalions and celebrate Diwali there with  jawans and their family members today.