**Bhubaeswar:** BJD supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik after returning from New Delhi today said that Damodar Rout has been dismissed from the party for indulging in anti-party activities.
Addressing mediapersons at his residence Naveen Niwas, Patnaik said, “Dama Babu has always been making irresponsible statements and his allegations are fruitless and ridiculous.”
He further said that formation of a new party will not have any impact in Odisha.
The Chief Minister had visited New Delhi to invite investors to participate in the ‘Make In Odisha’ Conclave scheduled to be held from November 11 to 15 in Bhubaneswar.
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