Congress’ Pruthvi Ballav Patnaik launches veiled attack on BJP, BJD

Congress' Begunia Assembly constituency candidate Pruthvi Ballav Patnaik accuses leaders of making themselves scarce after wining elections.

Pruthvi Ballav Patnaik

A day after the Congress announced his name for the Begunia Assembly seat, Pruthvi Ballav Patnaik, son of former Chief Minister Janaki Ballabh Patnaik, on Monday launched a veiled attack on the BJP and BJD. 

Training his gun at the leaders of both parties, Patnaik said after winning elections, the leaders are making themselves scarce.