Bhubaneswar: The State cabinet under the chairmanship of chief minister Naveen Patnaik took 12 major decisions on Wednesday.

The cabinet decisions are related to energy, skill development & technical education, water resources, agriculture & farmer’s empowerment, finance, home, panchyati raj & drinking water, and parliamentary departments.

Minister forest & environment and parliamentary affairs Bikram Keshari Arukha, chief secretary Asit Tripathy, principal secretary panchayati raj & drinking water Deo Ranjan Kumar Singh, principal secretary finanace Ashok Kumar Meena briefed the press after the meeting. Principal secretary agriculture & farmer’s empowerment Saurabh Garg, secretary Works Krishan Kumar and director I & PR Krupasindhu Mishra were present at the time of press briefing.