Himansu Shekhar Rout

Ahead of the second phase of the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections in Odisha, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik held a roadshow in Bhubaneswar on Thursday. 

The roadshow started from Ganganagar Chhak, passed through Gopabandhu Chhak, Unit-8 DAV School Chhak, Kalinga Stadium Chhak, Bayababa Mutt, Satyanagar, Rajmahal Chhak before culminating at Naveen Niwas.

The roadshow thronged by party supporters, workers and leaders passed off peacefully amid heavy security arrangements in the city.

BJD’s MP candidate for the Bhubaneswar Lok Sabha seat Manmath Routray, MLA nominee for the Bhubaneswar Central Assembly seat Ananta Narayan Jena and Mayor Sulochana Das among others took part in the roadshow.

The Chief Minister was aboard a special bus and he was seen waving at the crowds all along the way. 

Addressing from the top of the bus, he appealed to the people to vote for the BJD’s MP and MLA nominees in the elections.