Bhubaneswar: Odisha Assembly Speaker Surjya Narayan Patro on Monday directed former MLAs to vacate government quarters occupied by them immediately.
Patra said that orders have been also issued to concerned departments for severing electricity and water connections to these quarters.
“Former MLAs who have failed to get themselves elected as MLAs but are in occupation of government quarters have been directed to immediately vacate them. Also instructions have been issued to immediately disconnect electricity and water to these quarters,”informed Patro speaking to reporters.
The Speaker futher informed that these quarters have been alloted to newly elected MLAs.
Here’s the list of former MLAs and ministers occupying government quarters unauthorisedly.
1.Basanta Kumar Panda
2.Late Bed Prakash Agarwalla
10.Jugalk Kishore Pattnaik
11.Kishore Chandra Tarai
15.Pravata Kumar Tripathy
16.Praveen Chandra Bhanjadeo
17.Puspendra Singh Deo
19.Ramesh Chandra Majhi
21.Sanjay Kumar Das Burma
22.Sanjeeb Kumar Sahoo
23.Saroj Kumar Samal
24.Late Subal Sahu
Notably, Bhujabal Majhi and Rabinarayan Naik are occupying two government quarters each.