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Total of 347 candidates have filed nominations for the second phase of polls

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Bhubaneswar: A total of 347 candidates have filed nominations for the second phase of polls for the upcoming Assembly and Lok Sabha elections in Odisha, official sources said. Nominations for this phase ended on Tuesday. Polling would be held for five Lok Sabha seats and 35 Assembly seats in the State on April 18. Aska, Bargarh, Bolangir, Kadhamal and Sundargarh Lok ...

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Former Odisha DGP Prakash Mishra joined the Bharatiya Janata Party

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Bhubaneswar:24/3/19: Former Odisha Director General of Police (DGP) Prakash Mishra on Sunday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at a special programme held at the party headquarters here. Similarly, Brundaban Majhi, who resigned from the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) yesterday, and former Jaleswar MLA Debi Prasanna Chand also joined the saffron party at the event. Sources said the BJP may ...

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BJP has released the second list of candidates for 5 Lok Sabha and 22 Assembly seats

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Bhubaneswar:23/3/19: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has released the second list of candidates for 5 Lok Sabha and 22 Assembly seats for upcoming elections in Odisha. The Lok Sabha candidates are: Dr. Sambit Patra- Puri Basanta Panda- Kalahandi Suresh Pujari- Bargarh Nitesh Ganga Deb- Sambalpur Jayaram Pangi- Koraput For the Assembly polls, the 22 candidates are: Irasis Acharya- Bhatli Subash ...

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Congress released a list of 54 candidates for Odisha Assembly election:Chiranjib from Jagatsinghpur & Sur Routray From Jatani

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Newdelhi:23/3/19: Congress also released a list of 54 candidates for Odisha Assembly election.The list was cleared by central election committee of congress and released by AICCC general secretary  Mukul Wasnik .This is the second list of candidate for the Odisha Assembly Polls,The party had earlier released  a list of 36 candidate  for Odisha Assembly election.Here is the list enclosed:

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NALCO CMD honours parents of Pulwama martyr Manoj Kumar Behera

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Bhubaneswar, 22.03.2019: Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, NALCO paid rich tributes to the brave soldiers who have laid down their lives for the sake of protecting our Motherland. He honoured the parents of the Pulwama martyr Shri Manoj Kumar Behera at Puri on the occasion of the 91st Foundation Day of Puri Club, which is one of the heritage club of ...

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Bharatiya Janata Party announced the candidates’ list for 99 Assembly constituencies in Odisha

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New Delhi:22/3/19 Ahead of the ensuing 2019 polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday announced the candidates’ list for 99 Assembly constituencies in Odisha. The saffron party had announced the candidates’ list for ten parliamentary constituencies of Odisha, hours before naming the candidates for 100 Assembly seats of Odisha. However, within a few minutes after sharing the list of ...

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Intel Report On Safe Seat For CM Naveen :Tussle betweenBJD &BJP continue

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Bhubaneswar:21/3/19: In the run up to the crucial 2019 polls, two major political parties in Odisha- the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and ruling Biju Janta Dal (BJD) – are now at loggerheads over a purported intelligence report which allegedly carried out a political assessment for CM Naveen Patnaik’s candidature from Hinjili constituency. The report, which BJD claims to be fake, ...

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik filed his nomination from Hinjili Assembly constituency

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Ganjam:20/3/19: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday filed his nomination papers from Hinjili Assembly constituency in Ganjam district for the forthcoming assembly elections. This is the fifth consecutive time that Biju Janata Dal (BJD) supremo  filed his nomination papers for the elections from Hinjili Assembly constituency. The CM first reached his constituency and offered prayers at the famous Tara Tarini temple ...

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Naveen Patnaik has played the women card to the hilt by nominating little-known woman to contest Lok Sabha polls

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Bhubaneswar:19/3/19: BJD President Naveen Patnaik has played the women card to the hilt by nominating little-known woman with no experience in politics to contest Lok Sabha polls from politically-sensitive Aska parliamentary constituency. Pramila Bisoi, who is heading Satsang self help group in Nalabanta village, was nominated by Patnaik to fight the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.At the age of 70 she has ...

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Odisha police initiated legal action against the state unit of BJP for allegedly producing a fake report

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Bhubaneswar:18/3/19:The Odisha police today initiated legal action against the state unit of BJP for allegedly producing a fake report of Odisha Police Intelligence on Hinjili assembly constituency. During a press meet today, the BJP claimed that Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is contesting from two Assembly constituencies, Hinjili and Bijepur, as he feared of losing from Hinjili. The saffron party produced ...

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