Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik received Odia students who returned from Ukraine at the Biju Patnaik International Airport on Monday. Secretary to CM (5T) VK Pandian was also present at BPIA.
A total of 77 students from Odisha have returned home from the war-torn nation on a special Air Asia flight from Delhi to Bhubaneswar.
Meanwhile, the CM tweeted, “Welcome our students back to #Odisha. It is a huge sigh of relief that our children have returned safely from the war zone after spending harrowing time in the #RussiaUkraineWar. We will continue our efforts to help the rest of our students return home safely.”