Elections 2019: Congress releases 1st phase candidate list for 6 LS, 36 Assembly seats

Bhubaneswar: After days of speculations, the All India Congress Committee (AICC) has finally declared its 1st phase list of candidates for the upcoming general elections in Odisha. Names of candidates for 6 Lok Sabha and 36 Assembly segments of the State were released by the party through a notification late Monday night, hours after the ruling-BJD announced its candidates for the first and second phase polls in the State.

In the first phase, Odisha will go to polls for four Lok Sabha and 28 Assembly seats on April 11 while elections will be there for five Lok Sabha seats and 35 Assembly seats in the second phase on April 18.

Names of Congress Candidates for Lok Sabha Seats:

Bargarh– Pradeep Kumar Devta

Sundergarh-George Tirkey

Kalahandi-Bhakta Charan Das

Nabarangpur-Pradeep Majhi

Kandhamal – Manoj Kumar Acharya

Berhampur – V. Chandrasekhar Naidu

 

Names of Congress Candidates for Assembly Seats:

Padampur-Satya Bhusan Sahu

Bargarh-Nipan Das

Attabira-Nihar Mahananda

Birmitrapur-Rohit Joseph Tirkey

Rajgangpur-CS Rajan

Birmaharajpur-Binod Kumar Patra

Bolangir-Narasingha Mishra

Nuapada-Ghasiram Majhi

Khariar-Adhiraj Panigrahi

Jharigam-Uldhar Majhi

Nabarangpur-Sadam Nayak

Dabugam-Bhujbal Majhi

Lanjigarh-Shibaji Majhi

Dharamgarh-Digambar Duria

Baliguda-Siman Mallick

Phulbani-Kishore Chandra Kanhar

Kantamal-Prashant Sahoo

Daspalla-Prasant Kumar Nayak

Bhanjanagar-Sanjay Kumar Tripathy

Polasara-Hari Charan Swain

Kabisuryanagar-Bijay Kumar Sahoo

Aska-Manoj Kumar Jena

Sanakhemundi-Ramesh Chandra Jena

Hinjili-Rama Krishna Panda

Gopalpur-S Dharmaraj Reddy

Berhampur-Lingaraj Choudhury

Digapahandi-Bismaya Mahapatra

Chikiti-Subash Chandra Rout

Mohana-Dasarathi Gamango

Gunupur-Purushottam Gamango

Bissam Cuttack-Neelmadhab Hikaka

Jeypore-Tara Prasad Bahinipati

Koraput-Krushna Chandra Kuldeep

Pottangi-Ram Chandra Kadam

Malkangiri-Mala Madhi

Chitrakonda-Laxmipriya Nayak