Monday, March 27, 2006
Meeting with the Speaker
active member of Agami Odisha and a leader in the BJD, facilitated
the meeting with the speaker. Our heartfelt thanks go to him.
On Mon, 27 Mar 2006 supriti mishra wrote :
A team of Agame Odisha met the Speaker of Orissa Legislative
Assembly, Mr. Maheswar Mohanty, over the issue of NIS. The team
comprised of Prof. Trilochan Pradha, Mr. D.K. Roy, Prof. Santosh K.
Tripathy, Mr. Lalit Mohan Pattnaik, Mr. Ajaya Pattnaik, Mr. Sudarsan
Das and Ms. Supriti Mishra.
The team apprised the Speaker of the developments in the issue of
NIS and initiatives taken by Agamee Odisha so far on the issue. It
requested him to expedite efforts by the State Government in this
regard. The team members submitted him a memorandum which spelt out
the following three demands - 1. Immediate constitution of an
all-party House Committe of the legislative members who should meet
the Prime Minister on the issue and strongly place the demand for
setting up the institute in Orissa ; 2. The Chief Minister should
act proactively on the issue and put forth the case before the
Centre; 3. There should be a thorough dicussion in the House on the
issue of inequity in HRD allocation to the state. Mr. Mohanty
assured that he would raise the issue of NIS for discusiion in the
House and facilitate a meeting with the Prime Minister in his
forthcoming visit to Orissa in April. He also assured to extend his
support to Agamee Odisha in its future endeavours on the issue.
on behalf of Agamee Odisha