Bhubaneswar, November 30: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday released the book, “Where People Matter – 60 Years of Lokaseva Bhavan,” authored by Amar Jyoti Mahapatra.
It chronicles the journey of the iconic building and its transition from a centre of authority to a people-centric workplace, serving the people of Odisha.
The book, edited by Sukanta Kumar Panda is a commemorative edition to mark 60th year of completion of Lokaseva Bhavan, which was inaugurated in November 1959. The book offers homage to those who designed and built Lokaseva Bhavan.
The Chief Minister appreciated the publication and stressed on the importance of documentation for posterity.
Secretary to CM (5T) VK Pandian and Managing Director of Odisha Mining Corporation Balwant Singh attended the book release.