The Biju Janata Dal MPs from Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha today met Union Rural Development & Panchayati Raj Minister Giriraj Singh to discuss issues relating to demands by Odisha on PMAY(G) housing and MNREGA.
The BJD MPs had a one-hour long meeting with the Union Minister at Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi.
Senior officials of the Ministry of Rural Development were present at the meeting.
Extensive discussions were held by the BJD MPs with the Union Minister on issues relating to demands by Odisha on PMAY(G) housing and MNREGA. The meeting was very fruitful and discussions were positive, the BJD MPs said.
Earlier, a delegation of BJD MPs met Giriraj Singh demanding universal coverage of Shelter Security with special focus on KBK and tribal majority districts and cyclone FANI affected families.