Bhubaneswar: Binayak Sabato Charitable Trust has donated Rs 2.5 lakhs for ShreemandiraParikramaa Project at Puri. chief secretary Suresh Chandra Mahapatra received a cheque of this amount from Trustee and Chartered Accountant Arun Kumar Sabat, here on Wednesday.

Presenting the cheque, Sabat said, “Recently, many historic projects hare being implemented in Puri for development of Shreekshetraand age old monument of Sri Jagannath Temple under the visionary leadership of chief minister Naveen Patanaik.Among those, The Sree Mandira Parikrama Project bears special spiritual and tourism significance. The trust extends its contribution towards this historic project by way of this small donation”.

While complimenting the Trust and the Trustees for the donation, Chief Secretary Sri Mahapatra said that the cheque would be sent to Shree Jagannath Temple Administration for utilization in the project. It may be pertinent here to mention that State Cabinet had recently approved the turnkey tender for Shree Mandira Parikramaa Project at the estimated cost of around Rs.331.28 cr.