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BK Hariprasad
Poll Debacle In 5 States: Leadership Change In Congress Not Needed, Says Former Odisha In-Charge BK Hariprasad

The veteran leader said that he does not agree with those who want change in the top leadership of the Congress

  • Sunday, 20 March 2022
NDA-backed JD(U) candidate Harivansh Narayan Singh elected RS deputy chairman

New Delhi: NDA- backed JD(U) candidate Harivansh Narayan Singh was elected deputy chairman of the Rajya Sabha today after he won the election with 125 votes against UPA’s BK Hariprasad who got 105 votes. Earlier, Odisha Chief Minister and BJD president Naveen Patnaik had announced his party’s support to Singh for the Rajya Sabha deputy […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Jitendra Singh appointed new Odisha Congress in-charge

Bhubaneswar: Congress president Rahul Gandhi today appointed former Union Minister of State for Sports, Jitendra Singh as All India Congress Committee (AICC) in-charge of Odisha replacing BK Hariprasad. Earlier last year, Singh had visited the State and held discussions with party leaders at grassroots and submitted a report to the Congress President. In the plenary […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Congress MLAs to meet Rahul Gandhi over OPCC change of guard

Bhubaneswar: Once again infighting has returned to haunt Odisha Congress with senior leaders openly demanding a change of guard in Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC). A day after the closed door meeting held at the residence of Leader of Opposition Narasingha Mishra’s residence, three senior legislators of Congress—Tara Prasad Bahinipati, Jogesh Singh and Prafulla Majhi […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
OPCC sends show cause notices to 3 MLAs

Bhubaneswar: Disciplinary Committee chairperson of Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) Sandhya Mohapatra today issued show-cause notices to sent show cause notices to three Congress leaders. The notices were sent to legislators Tara Prasad Bahinipati, Prafulla Majhi and Ananta Sethi asking them that why action should not be taken against them for speaking against OPCC chief […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Rebel leaders happy over Hariprasad’s resignation, but firm on Prasad’s ouster

Bhubaneswar: A day after the resignation of BK Hariprasad as AICC general secretary, a group of State party leaders, who used to question his capabilities in handling the party affairs, now became vocal taking the intraparty squabble a step forward. Even as Hariprasad owned up moral responsibility for the dismal performance of the party in […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Congress’ Odisha in-charge BK Hariprasad resigns

Bhubaneswar: Congress’ rout in the Odisha Panchayat Polls has claimed its first victim in the form of All India Congress Committee (AICC) general secretary and State in-charge, BK Hariprasad. According to AICC Media panellist, Brijesh Kalappa, Hariprasad has resigned from both his posts. Kalappa also said that Hariprasad’s resignation from the general secretary post to […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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AICC leaders, PCC chief responsible for poor show of Cong in Panchayat polls: Jogesh Singh

Sundargarh: Intra-party squabble in the Odisha Congress has come to the fore again with Sundargarh MLA Jogesh Singh blaming the AICC leaders and PCC chief for the poor show of the party in the ongoing three-tier Panchayat polls in Odisha. “We have to admit that the performance of the Congress in the Panchayat polls has […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Four Odisha Cong MLAs meet Rahul

New Delhi: With the intra-party feud in Odisha Congress is at its peak over the issue of PCC leadership, the meeting of four party MLAs with Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi here today has kept the state party leaders in a state of suspense. Reports said the four MLAs—Jacob Pradhan, Krushna Chandra Sagaria, Kailash Kulesika […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Fallout of misbehaviour to Hariprasad: Chhatra Cong spokesperson suspended

Bhubaneswar: In a major twist to the ongoing tussle in the Odisha Congress, president of the student’s wing of the party Itish Pradhan today suspended spokesperson of State Chhatra Congress spokesperson Ajay Panda from the party for involvement in anti-party activities. Notably, the disciplinary committee of Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) had issued show cause […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Lulu loyalists warn AICC leaders of egg attack

Bhubaneswar: The attempt to cement cracks between party legislature and Pradesh Congress Committee ended in fiasco today after the student leaders of the party barged into a hotel conference hall where party in-charge of Odisha BK Hariprasad, deputy in-charge Subhankar Sarkar were engaged in discussion with PCC chief Prasad Harichandan and legislature party chief Narasingh […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Panchayat polls: Cong forms election committees

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Congress today announced formation of committees at the state, block and panchayat level for the ensuing panchayat polls scheduled in February next year. Briefing media persons after presiding over the PCC Coordination Committee meeting, PCC president Prasad Harichandan said for the overall management of panchayat polls, campaigning and selection of candidates, Pradesh […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Clash at Congress meet leaves two injured

Bhadrak: The simmering intra-party tensions in the Congress boiled over in the form of a group clash during a party meeting at Bhadrak this morning. According to reports, a constituency-wise panchayat members’ meeting in the presence of PCC president Prasad Harichadan and AICC secretary and Odisha in-charge BK Hariprasad was underway at the Town Hall […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Congress rejects Hariprasad's resignation

New Delhi: The Congress leadership on Tuesday refused to accept the resignation of party General Secretary B.K. Hariprasad, who offered to quit the post owning moral responsibility for the partys dismal performance in the recent Odisha Panchayat elections. Hariprasad, who was in-charge of the party’s affairs in Odisha, submitted his resignation to Congress Vice President Rahul […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
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Cong questions Naveen's 'value-based' politics

Launching a broadside against ruling BJD in Odisha, Congress on Sunday accused Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik of working contrary to the "value-based" politics he preaches by encouraging leaders from the opposition to join his party

  • Monday, 21 June 2021