Bhubaneswar: Odisha cadre IAS officer Arabinda Padhi was blocked. Padhi was blocked by the Odisha government’s information & public relations twitter handler.

Padhi twitted, ” I hope this is accidental? Just discovered; am.shocked.”

It was following the intervention of I & PR secretary Sanjay Singh, the block was lifted.

In fact, the block was by accident.

“Swiftest action by authorities! Much appreciated.” Padhi has twitted after the restoration.

Padhi is now on Central deputation who is serving as country director ICRISAT under union agriculture ministry.