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Naveen remind BJP how they forget 2014 poll manifesto for Special category status to Odisha

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Bhubaneswar:2/11/18: With the 2019 assembly and general elections draw closer, Biju Janata Dal (BJD) supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s voice against the BJP growing louder. A day after saying that the Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana is better than Centre’s Ayushman Bharat Yojana, Patnaik on Friday targeted the BJP by reiterating the demand for special category status for Odisha. Addressing ...

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BJP releases lists of candidates for MP, Telangana, Mizoram Assembly polls

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Newdelhi:2/11/18:The BJP on Friday released first list of 177 candidates for Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls slated for November 28. Party has also released list of 28 candidates for Telangana and 24 for Mizoram elections. As per the list released on Friday for 177 candidates, Party has denied ticket to more than 27 sitting legislators. Two ministers have also been denied ...

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BJD government is the symbol of faith of 4.5 crore people of Odisha:Naveen Patnaik

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Bhubaneswar: “Biju Janata Dal (BJD) government is the symbol of faith of 4.5 crore people of Odisha,” said Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday. The CM said this while attending the ruling party’s Jansampark Padayatra in Ward No 9 of Bhubaneswar North assembly constituency. “The Jansampark Padayatra launched on October 2 is going on smoothly across the state. I would ...

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BJP in Bengal is contemplating to field a “considerable” number of Muslim candidates for upcoming Lok Sabha elections

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Kolkata: 30/10/18:The BJP in Bengal is contemplating to field a “considerable” number of Muslim candidates in the Lok Sabha elections next year with an intent to make inroads into Chief Minster Mamata Banerjee’s solid support base among minorities.The BJP’s aim to make a shift in its political strategy in West Bengal appears to be a result of their harvesting a good ...

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Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee reconstituted its media and communications department

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Bhubaneswar27/810/18:: The Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) on Saturday reconstituted its media and communications department and appointed 22 leaders as spokespersons. “Following the approval of the All India Congress Committee, OPCC president Niranjan Patnaik reconstituted the media and communication department of the party’s Odisha unit,” said media and communication department chairperson Satya Prakash Nayak.Tara Prasad Bahinipati, Bijay Laxmi Sahu, Prafulla ...

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Hundreds of Congress activists and leaders staged a demonstration outside CBI office

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Bhubaneswar:26/10/18: Hundreds of Congress activists and leaders staged a demonstration outside CBI office here on Friday, as part of the party’s nationwide protest against the decision of the Centre to send the probe agency’s director, Alok Verma, on leave. The demonstrators, led by Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee President Niranjan Patnaik, raised slogans against the Centre, alleging that Verma was sent on ...

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Odisha unit of BJP would stage a demonstration in all the blocks in protest against the rampant corruption of BJD government

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Bhubaneswar:25/10/18: The Odisha unit of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday said it would stage a demonstration in all the blocks in protest against the rampant corruption during the 19-year rule of the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) government. The BJP will gherao all the block offices across Odisha from October 27 to August 30 against corruption. “We will launch a block-level ...

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Odisha Congress in-charge Jitendra Singh said state government’s craziness for ‘Zero Casualty’ has led to the death of over 70 people in the cyclonic storm

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Bhubaneswar:228/108/18: Odisha Congress in-charge Jitendra Singh on Monday said the state government’s craziness for ‘Zero Casualty’ publicity has led to the death of over 70 people in the cyclonic storm Titli and subsequent floods. He alleged that Naveen Patnaik’s administration is solely responsible for the death more than 70 innocent people. Singh said had the state administration took the IMD warning ...

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Veteran Congress leader & former Minister Padmalochan Panda have formally joined BJP

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Simulia:21/10/18: Veteran Congress leader & former Minister Padmalochan Panda have formally joined BJP in the presence of Hon’ble Union Minister Sri Dharmendra Pradhan, President, BJP Odisha Sri Basanta Panda, National Executive Member Sri Pratap Sarangi, Vice Presidents Sri Samir Mohanti, Sri Manmohan Samal, Sri Bishnu Sethi, MLA Remuna Sri Gobinda Das, ex-MLA Sri Jaynarayan Mohanti, State Secy Smt Sobhana Mohanti , ...

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Former Mayurbhanj MP Laxman Tudu joined the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha

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Bhubaneswar:7/10/18: A day after resigning from Biju Janata Dal (BJD), former Mayurbhanj MP Laxman Tudu joined the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) on Sunday. This was announced during the JMM’s Central Committee meeting held at Ranchi this afternoon. Once the tribal face of BJD in Mayurbhanj, he joined the JMM in the presence of president Shibu Soren, leader of opposition in Jharkhand assembly Hemant Soren and other senior ...

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