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Naveen meets Kovind, invites him to inaugurate Biju Patnaik museum in Cuttack

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today met President Ramnath Kovind in New Delhi and invited him to inaugurate the museum and school at Anand Bhavan in Cuttack in remembrance of former Chief Minister BIju Patnaik.


Patnaik is on a two-day visit to the national capital. He will reach Bhubaneswar on Sunday.


The President is likely to visit Odisha in March this year.


Earlier on January 28, former President Pranab Mukherjee released 'The Tall Man Biju Patnaik', a pictorial biography of the legendary politician of Odisha in the presence of former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda, former Deputy Prime Minister LK Advani and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.

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