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Pyari Mohan Mohapatra’s daughter Sikta Pati has joined the BJD

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Bhubaneswar: 23/11/19:Former Rajya Sabha Member Pyari Mohan Mohapatra’s daughter Sikta Pati has joined the Biju Janata Dal (BJD). Pati called on Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the latter’s official residence here on Saturday evening. Naveen welcomed Sikta into the BJD and said that the party will be strengthened with her induction. Sikta is an MA in Economics and also holds an ...

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Congress, NCP agree to forge alliance with Shiv Sena in Maharashtra

New Delhi: Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Nawab Malik (L) along with Congress leader Prithviraj Chavan addresses a press conference on Maharashtra government formation, in New Delhi, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019. (PTI Photo/Kamal Singh)(PTI11_20_2019_000291B)

Maharashtra:21/11/19:After week-long deliberations in Delhi and Mumbai between senior Congress and NCP leaders, it is finally emerging that both the parties have in principle agreed to forge an alliance with Shiv Sena in Maharashtra. While Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray has called a meeting of all its MLAs tomorrow morning, a meeting of Congress Legislative Party to elect their leader ...

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Biju Janata Dal appointed three of his leader as key office bearers

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Bhubaneswar:15/11/19 Ahead of organisational polls of Biju Janata Dal (BJD), the ruling party today appointed key office bearers in Odisha. While Jajpur MLA Pranab Prakash Das has been appointed as General Secretary (organisation) of the BJD, Aul legislator Pratap Keshari Dev was given the charge once again as the State Returning Officer of the party to conduct organisational polls, said ...

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BJP has announced that it would not form government in Maharashtra

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Mumbai:10/11/19:The BJP has announced that it would not form government in Maharashtra in view of the ally Shiv Sena’s stand to not join them in the efforts. State BJP president, Chandrakant Patil today informed that the BJP cannot form the government and they have conveyed the same to Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari. Maharashtra BJP President said that they fought under ...

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BJP is likely to stake claim for the government formation in Maharashtra

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Mumbai:6/11/19:With just two days left for the term of the current Maharashtra assembly to end, indications are that BJP is likely to stake claim for the government formation as early as tomorrow. A delegation of BJP leaders, led by state president Chandrakant Patil, will meet Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari tomorrow. Speaking to reporters after a meeting of BJP’s core committee ...

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BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik today attended the party’s ongoing Jan Sampark Padyatra

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Bhubaneswar, 30/10: Chief minister and BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik today attended the party’s ongoing Jan Sampark Padyatra, launched by him on the Gandhi Jayanti day. The padyatra programme is aimed at spreading the message about the achievements of the party government and link the party with more and more people belonging to various walks of life. The ruling party has ...

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Demand for change in the state Congress has been back again

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Bhubaneswar,30/10: The demand for change in the state Congress has been back again. A section of party dissidents today decided to raise the demand before the party high command. A section of the party dissidents met at a government-run hotel in the city and decided to seek appointment of Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi and demand change in the PCC ...

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BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik Continues Marathon Campaign for Bijepur By Election

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Bargarh:18/10/19: In continuation with his mega campaign on day two, Biju Janta Dal (BJD) supremo Naveen Patnaik will interact with Bijepur residents on Friday. He is the star campaigner for BJD’s candidate Rita Sahu. Odisha’s five-time Chief Minister, on Friday morning, had taken a chopper from Bargarh helipad to Kantabahal in Gaisilat block. As per CM’s official itinerary, he is ...

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Senior BJP leader Ashok Panigrahi has resigned from the primary membership of the party

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Bhubaneswar:12/10/19: Ahead of Bijepur by-poll, senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ashok Panigrahi has reportedly resigned from the primary membership of the party on Saturday. In his letter to state president, Panigrahi has alleged negligence by the party towards him. Panigrahi, who had defected from the BJD in 2018 and lost the Bijepur by-poll that year to Rita Sahu of Odisha’s ...

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Dillip Kumar Panda Congress as its candidate to contest the Bijepur bypolls.

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Bhubaneswar:25/ 9/19:The All India Congress Committee today named Bargarh district Congress vice president Dillip Kumar Panda Congress as its candidate to contest the Bijepur bypolls. The Odisha Congress has earlier sent a number of names to the AICC for Bijepur bypolls. Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi this evening selected Dillip Kumar Panda as the candidate to contest the Bijepur bypolls. Bypoll to ...

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