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Water Informatics Science Centre to be opened in Odisha

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Bhubaneswar(29/02/2024): The Odisha Cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday approved 8 proposals. As per decision, Water Informatics Centre will be opened in the state aimed at providing a comprehensive repository of hydro- meteorological data.
The Centre, under the purview of the Water Resources department, will be staffed with a proficient team well-versed in water resources management, data handling, and information technology, sourced from existing organisations or outsourced as needed.
This initiative represents a substantial leap forward in enhancing water resource management in the state, fostering informed decision-making and streamlined policy planning. This apart, 504 Anganwadi Supervisors will be regularized in the state. The Cabinet gave its approval for promotion of Nursing Officers and Lab Technicians. Chief Secretary Pradeep Jena briefed about the approved proposals .