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Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi
Aparajita Sarangi gets rousing welcome at Bhubaneswar after winning IPU seat; says it’s a win of people

India has become a member of the IPU after defeating its Indonesian counterpart by six votes. While Sarangi secured 12 votes in her favour, Indonesia’s Fadli Zon got only six votes.

  • Thursday, 20 October 2022
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Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi nominated for IPU panel, to visit South Africa on Oct 9

Sarangi on Tuesday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla for nominating her.

  • Tuesday, 04 October 2022
BJD’s 2-day long workshop kick starts in Bhubaneswar
BJD’s 2-day long workshop kick starts in Bhubaneswar, BJP criticises  

According to sources, all MLAs, MPs, district presidents, Zilla Parishad members, block chairmen and mayors of three municipal corporations of the state will be present during the last day of the workshop.

  • Thursday, 29 September 2022
Agnipath: MP Aparajita Sarangi backs scheme, accuses oppositions of fanning violence 
Aparajita Sarangi in BJP's 5-member committee to probe 'assault' on its members during WB protest

The other members of the committee are  Rajya Sabha MPs -- former Uttar Pradesh DGP Brij Lal and Samir Oraon, Lok Sabha MP Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore , and Sunil Jakhar, a BJP leader from Punjab, the party said in a statement.

  • Thursday, 15 September 2022
Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi targets Odisha government over mining irregularities
Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita targets Odisha govt over mining irregularities  

According to allegations levelled by the BJP MP, the share of low-grade iron ore in 2019-2020 was 23 per cent of ores which increased to 95% in financial year 2021-2022.  

  • Monday, 12 September 2022
Aparajita Sarangi visits flood-affected areas, slams Naveen government for flood mismanagement
MP Aparajita Sarangi slams Naveen govt for Odisha flood 'mismanagement'

Slamming the ruling BJD, the Parliamentarian said, “There are two types of solution – a temporary and a permanent one. Even after reigning for over 20 years, the Odisha government has miserably failed to make a permanent solution. They are only interested in temporary solutions."

  • Saturday, 20 August 2022
Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi vents ire over rampant illegal sand lifting on city outskirts
Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi vents ire over rampant illegal sand lifting on city outskirts

The reaction of the district administration could not be obtained on the allegations.

  • Friday, 19 August 2022
Fresh row erupts after MP Aparajita not invited to Van Mahotsav, BJP workers stage protest
Fresh row erupts after MP Aparajita not invited to Van Mahotsav, BJP workers stage protest

BJP workers staged a protest outside Baramunda High School in Bhubaneswar in protest against the exclusion of MP Aparajita Sarangi and a local Corporator of the party from the 73rd state-level Van Mahotsav celebrations.

  • Thursday, 07 July 2022
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CS letter to Centre on Lingaraj Temple Ordinance in State’s interest, says Odisha Minister

Speaking to reporters, Panda said, “The letter from the Chief Secretary serves its purpose. There is an unnecessary controversy created by the BJP and the Centre has been cleared with all the doubts by the CS.”

  • Wednesday, 01 June 2022
Srimandir Parikrama Project row: Odisha government is in a fix, says MP Aparajita Sarangi
Srimandir Parikrama Project row: Odisha government is in a fix, says MP Aparajita Sarangi

“I am repeatedly saying it that the government has painted itself into a corner by carrying out the construction works of Srimandir Heritage Corridor project. They are well aware of the fact that the Ancient Monuments and Archeological Sites and Remains (AMASR) Act, 1958 have been violated," said MP Sarangi.

  • Friday, 27 May 2022
Vehicle blocked, MP Aparajita Sarangi walks to Tara Tarini temple
Vehicle blocked, MP Aparajita Sarangi walks to Tara Tarini temple

As per reports, Sarangi, along with his supporters and BJP workers, took the walking route from the foot of the hill...

  • Friday, 20 May 2022
MP Aparajita Sarangi meets Union Jal Shakti Minister, proposes revival of Prachi River
MP Aparajita Sarangi meets Union Jal Shakti Minister, proposes revival of Prachi River

During her meeting with the Union Minister, Sarangi said, Prachi river, which is 78 km long, once used to be the lifeline of six blocks- Balianta, Baranga, Kantapada, Niali, Kakatpur and Astatang in three districts- Khordha, Cuttack and Puri.

  • Thursday, 19 May 2022
Aparajita sees a ‘design’ in entrusting of various roles on top Srimandir babu
Aparajita sees a clear ‘design’ in piling multiple roles on Srimandir chief administrator

In a series of tweets, Bhubaneswar MP revealed that the present Secretary of Works Department and Chairman of Odisha Bridge Construction Corporation (OBCC), which is executing the Srimandir Parikrama Project, is also the Chief Administrator of Shri Jagannath Temple Administration.

  • Monday, 16 May 2022
Wrongdoings of Odisha govt are crystal clear: MP Aparajita after ASI affidavit in HC
Wrongdoings of Odisha govt are crystal clear: MP Aparajita after ASI affidavit in HC

Taking to Twitter, Sarangi shared the joint inspection report submitted by the ASI and said the wrongdoings of the State government are now crystal clear

  • Tuesday, 10 May 2022
Heritage Corridor Row: Save Jagannath Temple
Aparajita's padyatra in Puri: Save Jagannath Temple campaign gains steam

The 'Save Jagannath Temple' campaign is gathering steam with each passing day. Amid ongoing disputes over the Heritage Corridor project, Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi reached Puri today to take blessings of Lord Jagannath. Take a look at the events that unfolded during her visit to the pilgrim town.

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  • Wednesday, 27 April 2022
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Tomatoes hurled during Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi’s ‘padyatra’ in Puri

The youth hurled tomatoes at the gathering near Srimandir office and immediately ran away from the spot

  • Wednesday, 27 April 2022
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Puri heritage corridor row: Aparajita Sarangi puts question mark on Odisha govt’s transparency

The saffron party leader slammed Odisha government for the unlawful digging activities around Srimandir without taking permission from Archaeological Survey of India (ASI)

  • Wednesday, 27 April 2022
BJP's Win Soft For 2024
Mission 2024: Odisha BJP To Implement UP, Uttarakhand And Goa Model

State BJP will very soon put in place the 45k Panna Samiti panels in over 96k booths in the State

  • Sunday, 17 April 2022
MP Aparajita reminds Odisha govt of invite snub, says city dwellers await reply 
MP Aparajita reminds Odisha govt of invite snub, says city dwellers await reply 

Aparajita Sarangi said residents of the city (Bhubaneswar) were waiting for the response of the State government in connection with omission of her name from guest list of the Bhubaneswar foundation day event.

  • Thursday, 14 April 2022
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MP Aparajita demands enquiry into Bhubaneswar Foundation Day invite snub

The omission of Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi’s name from the guest list of the Odisha government sponsored-Bhubaneswar Foundation Day celebration event on Wednesday seems to be snowballing into a major controversy.

  • Wednesday, 13 April 2022
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BJP MP Aparajita Throws Her Weight Behind Evicted Vendors, Seeks Damages

Sarangi wrote a letter to Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) demanding monetary compensation. She also urged the administration to provide an alternative marketplace to the vendors within seven days

  • Tuesday, 12 April 2022
Barsha's Stand Against Aparajita
Actress Varsha's Stand Against Aparajita Over Puri Corridor Row Fuels Talks Of BJD Ties

In her latest Twitter post, the Ollywood actress has lashed out at parliamentarian Sarangi for questioning the legitimacy of the construction work around the prohibited area around Puri Srimandir.

  • Wednesday, 06 April 2022
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Why Digging Near Srimandir Not Stopped Yet Despite ASI Directives, Asks MP Aparajita Sarangi

Intensifying protest over alleged violation of norms in Srimandir Heritage Corridor Project works in Puri, Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi on Monday lashed out at the Odisha government and questioned why the construction activities have not been stopped even after the direction of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI).

  • Monday, 04 April 2022
Srimandir Heritage Corridor Row: Under Fire Pinaki Mishra Blames OTV, Channel Rejects Accusations  
Srimandir Heritage Corridor Row: Under Fire Pinaki Mishra Blames OTV, Channel Rejects Accusations  

"As per the charter, OTV had aired the statement made by MP Sarangi and had later streamed MP Mishra's response to it. We had also aired responses of several others on the channel. OTV hasn't intentionally targeted MP Mishra or anyone else and has never mentioned him as a 'liar' and hasn't aired any news that degrades Mishra's respect," the channel maintains.

  • Saturday, 02 April 2022
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Aparajita Sarangi Meets ASI DG Over Violation Of Srimandir Structural Safety Norms

The Parliamentarian also expressed her concerns that the ancient temple has developed cracks due to the ongoing work

  • Wednesday, 30 March 2022
The Poll Imperatives
Bhubaneswar Mayor Poll Message: BJP Needs Charismatic Leaders To Cut BJD's High Committed Voter Base

The split voting pops out in voting for Mayor and Corporator in the BMC polls. The poll data since 2019 shows winning chances of BJP is linked with higher turnout

  • Sunday, 27 March 2022
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Aparajita Sarangi Reminisces Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s Prophecy After BJP’s Victory In 4 States

When the Saffron party swept as many as four states in the recently-concluded Assembly elections, an ecstatic Aparajita remembered the prediction of Vajpayee and took to Twitter to express her feeling

  • Friday, 11 March 2022
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Aparajita Sarangi Brings Cash For Vote Allegations, Appeals Voters To Beware

BJP’s Member of Parliament from Bhubaneswar, Aparajita Sarangi made a sensational revelation on Tuesday when she said that some political leaders have started luring voters by offering to purchase their votes for the upcoming BMC polls.

  • Tuesday, 08 March 2022
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Unemployment, Debt Burden In Rural Odisha: BJP MP Aparajita Seeks Centre’s Intervention

Sarangi urged the Speaker to direct the Centre to seek a report from the State government in this regard

  • Tuesday, 14 December 2021
I Welcome Democratic Protests, Not What Happened On Nov 25; Says Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi
I Welcome Democratic Protests, Not What Happened On Nov 25; Says Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi

Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi added, “Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik is the legislative head of the State and it is his duty to protect an elected representative of people. Today I think he is doing his duty,” she said while taking a veiled dig at the administration’s failure in preventing the spate of attacks on her recently.

  • Saturday, 27 November 2021
Egg Attack On Aparajita Sarangi
Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi Faces Egg Attack By Congress Members

Aparajita Sarangi, the Lok Sabha Member from Bhubaneswar and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader aced egg attack by members of the Student (Chhatra) Congress at Balipatna square on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar on Thursday

  • Thursday, 25 November 2021
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Aparajita Asks Odisha Govt To Submit Audit Report, Utilisation Certificate Before Seeking MGNREGS Funds

Aparajita asked the State government to abide by the rules and regulations of MGNREGS for availing funds under the scheme

  • Saturday, 06 November 2021
‘Never Visited There’
Minister Dibya Shankar Mishra On Mamita Murder

Minister Dibyashankar Mishra while attending a programme ‘Mo Paribara, Odisha Paribara’ in Kalahandi claimed that he had never visited the Sunshine Public School where deceased Mamita Meher was the headmistress.

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  • Tuesday, 02 November 2021
‘CM Naveen, Speak Up’
Mamita Meher Murder: BJP MP Aparajita Sarangi’s Demands Before CM Naveen

Mamita Meher Murder: BJP MP Aparajita Sarangi’s Demands Before CM Naveen

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  • Friday, 29 October 2021
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Former IAS officer Aparajita Sarangi joins BJP

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Former IAS officer Aparajita Sarangi formally joined BJP today during a program held at the residence of  party’s national president Amit Shah in New Delhi. Many senior leaders including Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, Odisha BJP unit president Basant Panda and State in-charge Arun Singh were also present during the program. The bureaucrat-turned-politician is […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
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Deck cleared for Aparajita Sarangi to contest from Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Senior BJP leader Biswabhusan Harichandan today cleared the deck for former IAS officer Aparajita Sarangi to contest from Bhubaneswar Lok Sabha seat by saying that his son Prithviraj Harichandan will contest from Chilika in the upcoming Assembly elections. Addressing media persons, the senior BJP leader said “I spoke to Sarangi over phone and she […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
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Odisha MPs Vaccination Ranking By Harvard: Aparajita Topper, Mahesh Sahoo Loser

Given the dabbling of immunisation with politics in the State, at this explosive juncture, a cursory glance at the data of Harvard University where the progress of vaccination as per parliament constituencies analysed makes an interesting read  

  • Thursday, 24 June 2021
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Former IAS officer Aparajita Sarangi to join BJP on November 27

Bhubaneswar: Putting all speculations to rest, former IAS officer Aparajita Sarangi, who recently opted for voluntary retirement scheme (VRS), announced today that she would join the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP). According to reliable sources, Sarangi will be formally joining the BJP on November 27 at New Delhi. Sarangi, the 1994 batch Odisha-cadre IAS officer, was […]

  • Wednesday, 23 June 2021
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After opting VRS, Will Aparajita Sarangi foray into active politics?

Bhubaneswar: A day after the Prime Minister’s Office approved the VRS (Voluntary Retirement Scheme) application of Senior IAS Officer Aparajita Sarangi, speculation is now rife on whether she will be foraying into active politics in Odisha. As per official sources, Sarangi, a 1994-batch Odisha Cadre IAS Officer, was on central deputation since 2013. She was […]

  • Wednesday, 23 June 2021
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MP Aparajita Presents Report Card; Highlights Several Developmental, Welfare Works

Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi on Monday presented her annual report card, pertaining to her second year as a Parliamentarian, before the people of the constituency.

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
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