MALKANGIRI:Proposal for construction of at least 14 road projects under LWE scheme has been sent to the Centre for approval, said Additional Chief Secretary to Chief Minister, UN Behera, while addressing mediapersons here Wednesday. While the Centre’s nod is awaited, the district administration has decided to go ahead with the road projects like Bhejanwada-Manyamkonda via Kalimela and Pusguda-Sikhpalli, Behera added.
This apart, all the villages will be electrified by July this year, he added.
Grid Corporation of Odisha, Managing Director, Hemant Sharma said two 220/33 KV grid sub-stations at MV-11 on the outskirts of Malkangiri town and another at Kalimela will come up to meet the 40 mega watt power requirement of the district. Five 33 KV sub-stations will be also set up at Govindpalli, Badli, Malkangiri, Mahupadar and Podia, Sharma added.