Bhubaneswar: Bikram Kumar Mohanty, an Odia youth, has been chosen as the candidate of President Barak Obama’s Democratic Party for Georgia state`s Senate elections.
Mohanty is in the Senator race for Georgia state for the second time. In November 2012, Mohanty was defeated with lesser vote margins.
He is son of social activist Batakrushna Mohanty and hails from Chandbali of Bhadrak district.
In 1994, Mohanty migrated to the US after completing his graduation from Kolkata-based National Institute of Orthopedic.