Naveen Patnaik finally sacks Senior BJD Leader Damodar Rout from ministry

Bhubaneswar: Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik removed Agriculture Minister Damodar Rout from his ministry in the wake of his “derogatory” remarks against the Brahmin community. Rout is also the Biju Janata Dal vice-president. “I strongly disapprove of anyone who makes derogatory remarks against any caste, creed or religion. I have dismissed (Damodar) Rout from the […]