Already reeling under difficulties due to COVID-19, the increase in prices has come as a shock to farmers.
Farmers of the district have proposed to irrigate around 1.23 lakh hectares in the current season.
A large number of village wells have dried up in the past month, said Gopal Chandra Mishra of Rajnagar.
The team was led by Amrish Pal Singh, the Superintending Engineer of Central Water Resources Department.
The floodwater devours large tracts of agricultural land, causing huge losses to farmers.
The victim was identified as Purnachandra Sahoo who had returned from Bangalore, and hails from Mahulia village.
Due to the lockdown imposed since March 25th, many fishermen had stopped fishing, said Basant Dash, Joint Director, Marine Fisheries Department.
Around 40 media-persons were present at the workshop.
Amar Behera, 32, was working as a binder in a construction company in Mumbai.
“We are delighted that the actor arranged a flight for us from Kochi to Bhubaneswar.