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Naveen receives Ideal CM Award in Pune, dedicates to Odisha people

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today received 'Ideal Chief Minister' Award for his rising popularity among people in the state.

Patnaik received the prestigious 'Adarsh Mukhyamantri' Award from former President of India Pratibha Patil during the 8th Indian Students Parliament held at MIT-World Peace University in Pune.


Dedicating the award to people of Odisha, he said all 4.5 crore population in the state is his family.

Gold worth Rs 33 lakh seized from woman passenger at Bhubaneswar Airport

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Helpless, Chit Fund Duped Investors Stage Indefinite

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Two School Children Meet Watery Grave In Rayagada

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