Bhubaneswar: The State Authorities on Monday launched a scheme named ‘Ekamra Plan’ which can operate below the Works Division to execute the Ekamra Kshetra undertaking within the Capital Metropolis.
A Mission Advisory Committee (PAC) has been setup below this scheme to steer, information and coordinate varied issues associated to the implementation of the Ekamra Kshetra tasks.
Santrupt Mishra has been named chairman of the PAC who can invite any official or professional or member of public for dialogue on the problems associated to the undertaking or to take part within the assembly, an official notification learn.
The plan will embrace interventions for conservation and revival of the monuments, enchancment of services for devotees and pilgrims, pedestrianization of the endeavor house, and diverting the guests to the periphery of the Ekamra endeavor house.
For this endeavor, an house of about 80 acre has been acknowledged throughout the Lingaraj Temple. Inside the endeavor house, quite a few monuments are positioned apart from holy tanks and water our our bodies along with Bindu Sagar.
“The conferences of the Mission Advisory Committee (PAC) could be known as at widespread intervals to finalize quite a few factors related to enchancment of the endeavor house. All plans, initiatives, interventions, and initiatives inside the endeavor house could be accepted by this Committee,” the notification added.
On his appointment, Mishra mentioned, “It’s a matter of nice honour for me to be requested to steer the Mission Advisory Committee on the Ekamra Plan envisaged by the Authorities of Odisha. I sincerely thank the Chief Minister of Odisha, Shri Naveen Patnaik and the Authorities of Odisha for reposing their belief in me and the Advisory Committee to steer this historic Mission.”
“It’s certainly a noble and provoking act to re-imagine such an amazing heritage of Odisha whereas making it extra accessible and experience- enriching for pilgrims and guests.
It’s a distinctive alternative for me personally to serve my residence state and to make a small contribution in shaping and showcasing one of the best that Odisha has to supply,” he added.
“Having extensively travelled in India and abroad to many places of historic and spiritual significance, I’ve skilled a wide range of plans, designs, and choices. I hope to carry all my concepts, abilities and expertise to bear in making this undertaking an enormous success. A Mission of this magnitude and significance can’t be a person or solo act. The composition of the Mission Advisory Committee rightly brings collectively many related sources and abilities so crucial to the success of the Mission. It additionally supplies the flexibleness to usher in different sources, experience and concepts which may be related. I depend on the help, goodwill and finest needs of all who need to see Bhubaneswar and Odisha excel in all elements.”
“I hope to make it an inclusive course of with a give attention to a worthy end result that each Odia and each devotee will probably be pleased with.”
“As a Shiva Bhakt, I really feel blessed to be communicated about this growth on a Monday- the day typically noticed in devotion to Lord Shiva by many together with me. Lord Lingaraj has been an emblem of hope and assurance for a lot of like me for years collectively. Two months in the past once I visited Bhubaneswar, I had the privilege of getting but once more a Darshan of Lingaraj Mahaprabhu after nearly 14 months. On this background, it’s all the extra thrilling and humbling a growth. I pray Lord Lingaraj and search His blessings to indicate us the best way in our work forward in making the Ekamra Mission significant and memorable,” Mishra concluded.