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Odisha constitutes Heritage Cabinet

Press Trust of India  |  Bhubaneswar 

The government today issued a notification on the constitution of a 'Heritage Cabinet,' headed by

and Minister said the 'Heritage Cabinet' would aim at protection of ancient monuments, temples and archaeological sites in and take steps to preserve the states culture, language and

There will be eight members including in the cabinet, the notification issued by the Parliamentary Affairs Department said.

The ministers of Finance, Odia Language, & and Tourism, Handlooms, Textiles & Handicrafts, SC, ST Development, Higher Education, School & Mass Education and Electronics & IT are other members of the cabinet.

Chief A P Padhi will be the to the newly constituted cabinet.

The state cabinet at its meeting at on December 26 last year had decided to set up the cabinet.

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First Published: Thu, July 12 2018. 14:50 IST