Bhubaneswar: Mr. Pramod Ku. Sahoo, Estate & Establishment Officer of KIIT has been nominated as Member of the Consultative Committee of the Food Corporation of India (FCI) for the State of Odisha. As per official order of the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Dept., the four-member Committee will function as an interface between FCI and the State Govt. on functioning of the targeted systems like TPDS including allocation, off take and distribution of food grains for Antyodaya, BPL and APL families operated by Central or State Govt. Mr. Sahoo will work with a view to protect the interests of the producers as well as the consumers and advise the FCI on various matters relating to procurement, storage and distribution of food grains. Mr. Sahoo belongs to Kulabadakhira of Cuttack district. He is the son of Mr. Lokanath Sahoo. As a conscientious and dedicated person, he is well known in Kulabadakhira. Expressing his satisfaction, Dr. A. Samanta, Founder KIIT & KISS said it is a matter of pride that a committee of Central Govt. has selected a staff of KIIT.