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Jagatsinghpur District Administration receives SKOCH Award

The Jagatsinghpur District Administration received the SKOCH Award in SILVER category in COVID Management. This award was established in 2003, is the highest civilian recognition in the country awarded by an independent organisation.

It acknowledges people, projects and institutions that put an extra effort to make India a better nation. The honour was given to the Jagatsinghpur administration under a particular category for superior COVID management.

The official handle of DM_Jagatsinghpur, tweeted:
“District Administration got SKOCH Award in SILVER category in COVID Management. It is possible due to constant guidance by the Hon’ble CM, wholehearted support by the people of district in obeying all guidelines and untiring work by Officials.”

The Collector and District Magistrate, Sangram Keshari Mohapatra accepted the award on account of the District Administration. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has hailed the district officials for achieving the achievement of superior COVID management.