Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday morning suffered a ligament injury in his right ankle after he fell down while taking a stroll on the lawns of his residence Naveen Nivas.

Mr. Patnaik suffered injuries on his right leg when he fell down after losing balance, sources said. An X-Ray showed there was a ligament injury.

Mr. Patnaik has been advised complete rest by the doctors, the sources said.

All official engagements scheduled for today have been cancelled and he will be working from his residence till he recovers, the sources said.