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Khurda MLA Jitu Mitra Critical, Undergoing Treatment In Mumbai

18 August 2019


Bhubaneswar: Khurda MLA Jyotirindra Nath Mitra is critical and has been admitted to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital and Medical Research Institute in Mumbai.

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has expressed concern over health condition of the three time-MLA, popularly known as Jitu Mitra.

Naveen has directed Health and Family Welfare Minister Naba Kishore Das to visit Mumbai on Monday and take a stock of the situation.

The Chief Minister has instructed the Health Minister to ensure best treatment for Mitra and that all his medical expenses will be borne by the State Government.

So far, the Government has released Rs 20 lakh towards the treatment of the ailing Khurda MLA.