A day after Naveen Patnaik was sworn in as Odisha's Chief Minister for the fourth consecutive term, captains of industry on Thursday visited the Secretariat to congratulate him and seek cooperation for further growth of their projects in the state.
Sources said during their meeting with the Chief Minister these industrialists sought his cooperation for further growth of the various projects they have invested in the state.
"I congratulated the chief minister for his landslide victory in the elections... I hope the state will witness rapid development this time under his able leadership," Naveen Jindal said.
The Jindal Steel and Power (JSPL), Jindal said, has commissioned a 2.5-MT electric arc furnace at its upcoming Rs 30,000 crore steel mill in Angul in the first phase and the project is expected to be completed by 2015 end.