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After Mayor now MLA wife too in NFSA benificiary list

Bhubaneswar, Dec 31: Countinueing in the NFSA beneficiary list , here now comes another name to add on to this list. Baliguda MLA Rajiv Patra's wife, Litangini's name has listed in the ration card list of Block 1632. Rajiv Patra is a resident Nuasahi of Tumudibandha block under Mundiguda Panchayat.

"My wife had applied for a ration card based on the earlier eligibility criteria. However, we later withdrew the name. We have not received the ration card and I have no clue how her name is still in the list," Patra told.

Similarly, Gop Panchayat Samiti chairperson, Sabita Swain's name has also listed in draft list of beneficiaries for ration cards.

So also, complaint has also been brought against Anandpur municipality chairperson, Saraswati Jena for allegedly receiving a ration card under NFSA.


Enquiries have revealed that ration cards have also been issued against four corporators of Berhampur Municipal Corporation (BMC). Besides, Kendrapara NAC vice-chairman Jayanti Lenka and Bhadrakh Panchayat Samiti Chairman Chandrakanti Mallick also hold ration cards in their names.



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