Bhubaneswar: Bishow Parajuli, Representative and Country Director, World Food Programme (WFP) India met Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today at Naveen Niwas.
During his meeting, Bishow Parajuli hailed the Odisha government for its efforts for efficient Covid management. Odisha has performed very well in different sectors. Apart from managing the Covid pandemic successfully, the State government has transferred the COVID assistance directly to the bank account of the beneficiaries.
He also praised the State government’s steps for controlling child malnutrition in the state. He also announced that the World Food Programme would work in coordination with the Odisha government to ensure that nutritious food reaches the children.
Speaking to the media, the WFP Director praised Odisha’s response to Covid, disaster management & steps being taken to achieve Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) in time pic.twitter.com/fzMAddaxl8
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