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Former Paralakhemundi MLA K Narayan Rao.joined BJP

Bhubaneswar:20/3/19: Former Paralakhemundi MLA K Narayan Rao today joined BJP in the presence of Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.

Rao along with several other leaders of Gajapati district and local public representatives and Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRI) members had resigned from the BJD on Tuesday after being denied ticket by party president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.

Congress’s Surya Rao had defeated K Narayan Rao of by 1,454 votes in 2014 polls. This time, scion of Gajapati dynasty Kalyani Devi was named as the BJD candidate from Paralakhemundi seat.

 Meanwhile, Rao said that he will fight and win the Parlakhemundi seat if BJP gives him ticket.

Welcoming Rao to the party fold, Union Minister Pradhan said with the joining of the veteran leader BJP will be strengthened.

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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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