Bhubaneswar: The Department of Posts will open 272 numbers of Branch Post Offices in 11 Left Wing Extremist (LWE) affected districts of Odisha.
According to reports, 128 branch Post Offices have already opened during the period from 01.10.2021 to 31.12.2021. The rest 144 Branch Post Offices will be opened by March 31, 2022 following which 4.14 lakh populace of these districts will get the services.
A total of 544 young people will get employment at 272 Branch Post Offices.
Likewise, 3,933 villages will get the 4-G mobile network connection in Balangir, Dhenkanal, Gajapati, Kandhamal, Kalahandi, Koraput, Malkangiri and Rayagada, informed Union Minister of Railways, Electronics and Communication & Information Technology Ashwini Vaishnaw.