66 blocks in nine Odisha districts declared drought-affected

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Government has declared 5,633 villages under 1,186 gram panchayats (GPs) of 66 blocks across nine districts in the State drought-hit and authorised the Collectors to undertake relief measures in the notified area. “At least 233173.8 hectares of crop land in 5,633 villages under 1186 Gram Panchayats (GPs) of 66 blocks and 16 […]

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