Rs 28 crore sanctioned to RD College for Infra Development

Bhubaneswar, Nov 29: The Odisha government has sanctioned Rs 28 crore to Rama Devi Women's College for its infrastructure development ahead of the visit of President Pranab Mukherjee, who is scheduled to attend the Golden Jubilee celebrations of the premier college on November 30 in the state capital.

The government sanctioned Rs 15 crore for construction of three hostels of 400 seats each, Rs 3 crore for the construction of a new library building and Rs 5 crore each for construction of a convention centre with 1,000 seats and an academic building for junior college, a notice from the Higher Education Department said.