Bhubaneswar, May 23 -- Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Saturday Odisha was ready for the next level of industrial development in the post-COVID-19 scenario.

Holding a review meeting of state and central government officials through video link, Pradhan said Odisha had taken remarkable initiatives for making the state an investment destination.

"The successful management of cyclone has opened new avenues for investment. The state is ready for the next level of industrial development," he said and advised the central government and the state departments to work in tandem over the ongoing and upcoming proposals through different sectoral meetings.

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