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Odia cine star Uttam Mohanty joined the Biju Janata Dal

Bhubaneswar(ONT Bureaue)27/1/17:Odia cine star Uttam Mohanty joined the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) on Friday in the presence of party Supremo Naveen Pattnaik at Naveen Niwas.
However, it may be noted here that Uttam Mohanty’s wife, Ollywood actress Aparajita Mohanty is in Congress party.
While speaking to the media, the actor has said that hailing from Mayurbhanj, he would definitely work for the development of the district.
The trend of film stars joining politics has been immensely popular since long in other film industries of the country including Bollywood and the South film industry.
The same trend has now been noticed in the Ollywood with stars like Prashant Nanda, Munna Khan, Sidhant Mohapatra, Anubhav Mohanty, Bijay Mohanty, Aparajita Mohanty and now Uttam Mohanty joining politics.

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Ashok Palit has completed his graduation from Upendranath College Soro, Balasore and post graduation from Utkal University in Odia Language and literture.. He has also carved out a niche for himself as a scribe of eminence after joining the profession in 1988. He is also an independent media production professional. He brings loads of experience to Advanced Media, Ashok Palit as a cineaste has been active in film criticism for over three decades. As a film society activist, he soared to eminence for his profound commitment to the art film appreciation and aesthetics of cinema. His mode of discourse is often erudite but always lucid and comprehensible marked by a perfect acumen so rare in the field. A film aesthete with an immense fond of critical sensibilities, he wrote about growth and development of odia cinema in New Indian Express, The Times of India, The Hindustan Times, The Asian Age and Screen. He has been working as an Editor for Cine Samaya from 2002-2004.. He had made solid contribution on cinema in many odia Dailies and weekly such as Samaj, Prajatantra, Dharatri, Samaya, Satabadi, and weekly Samaya.

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