Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi takes up local issues with Centre

She proposed to construct a foot over bridge or underpass at Palla Chowk in Pallatotapada panchayat of Khurda to prevent road mishaps. 

Published: 20th March 2021 09:24 AM  |   Last Updated: 20th March 2021 09:24 AM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

BHUBANESWAR: Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi has submitted 10 proposals to different Union Ministers to address various issues pertaining to her constituency. "The proposals are based on grievances received from the people of Bhubaneswar constituency during my field visit to different localities and public interaction," Sarangi said. 

The MP submitted a proposal to Minister of Science and Technology Harsh Vardhan to select the State Capital as one of the nine cities for setting up of science and technology city cluster under the University Research Joint Industry Translational (URJIT) initiative. 

She urged the Union Minister to take immediate measures to set up a centre of excellence for marine biotechnology under the aegis of Institute of Life Sciences (ILS), Bhubaneswar.

Sarangi also submitted a proposal to Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari seeking his intervention for construction of two vehicle underpasses at Nijagada Tapanga square and Maplipada square in Khurda. 

She proposed to construct a foot over bridge or underpass at Palla Chowk in Pallatotapada panchayat of Khurda to prevent road mishaps. During her meeting with Union Minister of Labour and Employment Santosh Gangwar, she requested for 150-bed ESI super specialty hospital at Jagannathprasad on the outskirts of the city.  

Based on the grievances received from members of All Odisha EPF Pensioners’ Association and All Odisha Bank Retirees Association, and ex-servicemen, the local MP also sought Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s intervention to increase their monthly pension.


Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp