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odisha chief Minister Rubbishes Chit Fund Charge, Says It “Absolute Nonsense”

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Bhubaneswar  :5/2/19 :The State unit of Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday kicked up a political storm by levelling allegation of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik being quizzed by Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the multi-crore chit fund scam. Patnaik however tore apart the charge with his characteristic one-liner statement “absolute nonsense”. The BJD supremo Patnaik rubbished the BJP claim ...

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Patnaik-led government as a ‘burnt transformer’:Amit Shah

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Puri :4/1/19: BJP National President Amit Shah on Sunday appealed the voters of Odisha to overthrow Naven Patnaik government while blaming it for non-performance and for its failure to implement effective governance in a continuous 19 years in power. While addressing over 5000 tribal representatives at the two-day programme that concluded on Sunday, Shah described Patnaik-led government as a ‘burnt transformer’ that ...

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Former Congress leader Krushna Chandra Sagaria joined the Bahujan Samaj Party

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Bhubaneswar:3/2/19: Former Congress leader and Koraput MLA Krushna Chandra Sagaria joined the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) at a function organised at Lower PMG in Bhubaneswar today. Sagaria, who was expelled from Congress, joined the BSP in the presence of senior party leaders. It may be mentioned here that the Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) on January 19 expelled Sagaria from ...

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BJD, BJP and Congress has formed an unholy alliance in Odisha:Arvind Kejriwal

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Bhubaneswar :31/1/19: National Convener Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Chief Minister of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal today said BJD, BJP and Congress has formed an unholy alliance in Odisha with the regional party ruling in the State with mining mafias’ support. Three parties have tacit understanding in the loot of mining resources of the State. And the spoils of the mining loot ...

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Orissa High Court granted Rabindra Jena anticipatory bail

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Cuttack:29/1/19:` In a relief to MP Rabindra Jena, the Orissa High Court on Tuesday granted him anticipatory bail in the multi-crore Seashore Chit Fund Scam on Tuesday. Earlier the High Court has granted him interim protection in this case. It may be mentioned here that, the CBI had summoned Jena to depose before it on January 12, 2017, regarding the ...

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Odisha BJP manifesto committee launched a dedicated website to seek suggestions from the public

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Bhubaneswar: 27/1/19:Ahead of the general elections this year, the Odisha BJP manifesto committee on Sunday launched a dedicated website to seek suggestions from the public on the party’s manifesto for the upcoming polls. The website was launched during the second manifesto committee meeting at the party headquarters in Bhubaneswar today. Committee’s chairperson and senior leader Biswa Bhusan Harichandan informed that ...

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Trinamool Congress will field its candidate in Odisha for Lok Sabha elections

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Bhubaneswar:27/1/19 All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Sunday announced that the party will field its candidate in the Lok Sabha elections in 14 states including Odisha. Addressing the mediapersons at a press meet here, TMC leader Derek O’Brien said Trinamool is prepping itself in multiple states including Odisha. He further said that a list of candidates for Odisha will be released ...

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Veteran politician and former finance minister Panchanan Kanungo will join the Congress party

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Bhubaneswar :25/1/19: Veteran politician and former finance minister Panchanan Kanungo will join the Congress party in what is being perceived as a major boost the beleaguered party unit in the State. It may be recalled here that Former minister Kanungo had virtually taken hibernation from active politics a decade. He had resigned from the ruling Biju Janata Dal(BJD) on April 30, ...

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Prime Minister Modi and chief minister Patnaik of being funded by industrialists for marketing their image:Rahul Gandhi

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Bhubaneswar :25/1/19; Congress President Rahul Gandhi today accused Prime Minister Modi and chief minister Patnaik of being funded by industrialists for marketing their image. Replying to questions during “Town Hall” progamme organised by State’s leading daily the Samaja, he said “BJP model and BJD model are the same. Gujrat model is basically a simple deal. Biggest industrialists fund the marketing of ...

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Biju Janata Dal organised a one-day conclave in Bhubaneswar ‘Selfie With CM’

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Bhubaneswar:24/1/19: The newly launched Information Technology (IT) Cell of the Biju Janata Dal organised a one-day conclave in Bhubaneswar on Wednesday, where a unique programme ‘Selfie With CM’ was launched. Gracing the occasion, Chief Minister and BJD Supremo Naveen Patnaik said, “I am delighted to see youths congregate for the IT conclave today. IT is very much required in today’s ...

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