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BJD will extend its full support for NDA’s Presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind

Bhubaneswar:14/7/17: Ruling out the possibilities of cross voting by leaders of the Biju Janata Dal (BJD), Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik cleared doubts by telling media that there is no possibility of cross voting in his party and BJD will extend its full support for NDA’s Presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind in the President polls.

Naveen’s statement came after meeting with Kovind at the Odisha Assembly Hall here.

The Chief Minister further stated that “BJD is supporting Ram Nath Kovind as the presidential candidate and we requested all law makers, parliamentarians of the party to vote for him, he added.

Meanwhile, Kovind expressed his gratitude towards BJD by saying, “I am very happy to be here and grateful for the support of BJD led by Naveen Patnaik”, Kovind said.

Earlier today, Ram Nath Kovind met ruling BJD MLAs and MPs at Odisha Assembly and had lunch with Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik during his one-day visit here.

Kovind, accompanied by Union Health Minister JP Nadda later spent an hour at Naveen Niwas with the CM.

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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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