PM Modi to campaign for Baijayant, Pratap on April 23

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Odisha once again on April 23 as part of his election campaign, informed party State unit spokesperson Golak Mohapatra. During his one-day visit Modi will address a public rally in Kendrapara and Balasore. The saffron party has fielded former BJD veteran Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda and Pratap Sarangi from […]

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Day before vote, Maoists gun down woman polling official in Kandhamal

Kandhamal: Maoists on Tuesday gunned down a woman official on polling duty near Barala village under Gochapada police limits of Kandhamal district. The deceased was identified as Sanjukta Digal, a resident of Kandribali. She was the sector officer and was on her way to the polling booth along with other officials to oversee the arrangements […]

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Full list of constituencies going to vote in second phase

Bhubaneswar: Voting in the second phase of Lok Sabha and Assembly elections-2019 will be held on Thursday in five LS and 35 Assembly constituencies in Odisha. Here is the full list of the constituencies which are going to vote in the second phase Five Lok Sabha seats Bargarh Sundargarh Bolangir Kandhamal Aska Thirty-five Assembly constituencies […]

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PM Modi holds roadshow in Bhubaneswar amidst rousing welcome

Bhubaneswar: Beating of drums and performances by various folk troupes and shower of flowers marked Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s roadshow in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday evening. This is part of the Modi’s election campaign for the ongoing Assembly and Lok Sabha elections in the State. Modi was accorded a rousing reception by a large number of […]

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PM Modi to hold roadshow in Bhubaneswar today

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a roadshow in Bhubaneswar as part of his election campaign today. The Prime Minister will start his roadshow from near the Biju Patnaik International Airport and reach the public rally venue at Baramunda Ground covering Ganganagar, Siripur, City Women’s College, Nilakantheswar Temple, OUAT, Soubhagya Nagra, Khandagiri Square at […]

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PM Modi to hold roadshow in Bhubaneswar on April 16

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a mega roadshow in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday to bolster the prospects of BJP in the ongoing Lok Sabha and State Assembly elections in Odisha. BJP State vice president Samir Mohanty on Sunday informed that the Prime Minister will start his roadshow from Biju Patnaik International Airport and reach […]

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Who’s the BJP Chief Minister candidate, asks Naveen

Bhubaneswar: Intensifying the attack on BJP, Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday wanted to know about BJP’s Chief Minister candidate for Odisha. “Who’s the BJP CM candidate? From which constituency, BJP CM candidate is contesting? Is BJP scared to announce its CM candidate,” asked Patnaik while addressing an election […]

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Dharmendra promises food articles at Re 1 if voted to power in Odisha  

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday assured that if voted to power, BJP Government would provide food articles at Re 1 in Odisha. Addressing a public gathering at Choudwar in Cuttack district, Pradhan said, “If voted to power in Odisha, BJP will provide food articles at Re 1. Poor people can avail 5 kg […]

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Close fight among Narasingha, Arkesh, Ananta in Bolangir

Bolangir: A close fight is expected among candidates of the BJD, the Congress and the BJP in the Bolangir Assembly constituency. Bolangir will go to polls in the second phase on April 18. And candidates have intensified their campaigning to woo voters. Outgoing MLA Narasingha Mishra of Congress, in the fray this time also, has […]

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Former Congress leader Sonali Sahoo joins BJP

Bhubaneswar: Senior leader Sonali Sahoo, who resigned from the Congress on Thursday, joined BJP on Friday. Sahoo, who was serving as the Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) spokesperson, quit the party expressing displeasure over ticket distribution for Assembly elections. She was a ticket aspirant from Khurda Assembly segment. The party has fielded Swagatika Patnaik from […]

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