Bhubaneswar: Union Minster of Education Dharmendra Pradhan and Union Minister of Railways Ashwini Vaishnaw arrived at Biju Patnaik International Airport, Bhubaneswar this morning. Both the ministers received a warm welcome with drum rolls played infront of the arrival gate at the airport.
Reportedly, the Union Ministers are on a three day visit to Odisha. They will visit the six parliamentary constituencies in seven districts of the state.
While the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday launched Jan Ashirwad Yatras from different parts of the country, Union Min Dharmendra Pradhan and Union Min Ashwini Vaishnaw will join the programme.
The union ministers travelled to Puri Srimandir for Lord Jagannath darshan directly from Bhubaneswar airport today. As per the slated schedule of the ministers, they will join the Jan Ashirwad Yatra programme.
The union ministers will then travel to Rayagada by train to review the status of various railway projects following which they will also visit Nabarangpur, Kalahandi, Bolangir districts and will finally return to Bhubaneswar after a complete three day visit.