Bhubaneswar: The proposed Odia University will be set up at Satyabadi of Puri district. This was decided during the first meeting of the Heritage Cabinet which met under the chairmanship of Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today.
Briefing about the decision taken during the meeting of the Heritage Cabinet, Odisha Chief Secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi informed that the meeting also took three other remarkable decisions.
A separate post of Director in Public Library will be created for the smooth and smart functioning of all the public libraries.
The Heritage Cabinet also decided to formulate one Odia Culture & Heritage Policy for preservation and proliferation of Art, Culture and Classical Odia Language.
It decided to convert the Ananda Bhawan Museum and Learning Centre (Biju Patnaik birthplace in historic Cuttack city) into a Trust and for this purpose. A corpus fund will be created for this.