Noted writer Gita Mehta, who is also the elder sister of Odisha CM (File Photo/Facebook)

Odisha CM’s sister Gita Mehta rejects Padma Shri

Bhubaneswar :  Noted writer Gita Mehta, who is also the elder sister of Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, on Saturday declined to accept the Padma Shri award. Mehta said the timing of the award was questionable as the general election was set to take place and the award may cause embarrassment both to the Odisha […]