• otv

Tag: Former Kendrapara Mp

RTI activist misses target as BJP exposes 'sponsored' press meet

Bhubaneswar: Barely two days after former Parliamentarian Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda joined the BJP, unwarranted attempts were made to defame the senior leader. Bhupendra Singh Patel, a self-proclaimed investigative journalist who also claims himself to be an RTI activist, today organised a press meet at the Odisha Press Club in Bhubaneswar and leveled allegations of money […]

Jay Panda on conspiracy and abhijit iyer row
Jay Panda refutes media report on Income Tax complaints

Bhubaneswar: Former Kendrapara MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda today strongly refuted allegations of money laundering and tax evasion against him reported in a section of national media today. Some political parties see it as a vendetta politics against the former parliamentarian as he was targeted on several occasions in the past. Reacting to the report, Panda […]

Uncontrolled liquor business behind spurt in rape cases in Odisha: Jay Panda

Koraput: Expressing concern over spurt in rape cases in Odisha, former Kendrapara MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda today alleged that consumption of liquor is responsible for such a situation in the State. Panda’s statements came soon after he met the family of the woman today, who died while undergoing treatment after being gang raped at Siadimal […]

People in Odisha want change, looking for alternatives: Jay Panda

Angul: Hinting at a major turnaround ahead of the 2019 elections, former Kendrapara MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda today asserted that people in Odisha want change as they are fed up with hooliganism and violence. While taking to reporters during his informal tea party (#Heijau) at Angul today, Panda further stated that people have started to […]

Jay Panda on conspiracy and abhijit iyer row
Iyer-Mitra’s detention new tactic to coerce false statement against me: Jay Panda

Bhubaneswar: Soon after the Jharpara Jail camp court reserved the verdict on hearing of Delhi-based journo Abhijit Iyer’s bail plea and extended his judicial custody by 14 more days, criticism poured in from political circles and senior journalists who condemned the dictatorship rule of the Odisha government especially CM Naveen Patnaik for misusing powers in […]

Jay Panda seeks Odisha DGP’s intervention for de-sealing IMFA helicopter

Bhubaneswar: Opposing the deliberate attempt to trouble and harass him, former Kendrapara MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda has sought the intervention of Odisha DGP, RP Sharma in releasing the helicopter which was recently sealed again by Puri Police. In a letter, Panda asserted that already the Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), which is the only […]

DGCA clean chit to Jay Panda: Puri Police not ready to accept DGCA findings

Bhubaneswar:  It seems that Puri Police is not ready to accept the findings of the Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) which dismissed allegations against former Kendrapara MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda in connection with dangerously flying helicopter over Chilika Lake. Instead of unsealing the IMFA hangar, Puri SP Sarthak Sarangi today stated that more clarification […]

People want development in Odisha: Baijayant 'Jay' Panda

Dhenkanal: Former Kendrapara MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda today said people of Odisha especially youths want development in the state so that nobody will have to go outside the state in search of work. Talking to reporters on the sidelines of ‘Heijau’, an informal tea party organised at Ganesh Bazaar in Dhenkanal, Jay Panda said, “After […]

A ‘quote’ is a ‘quote’, not my words, clarifies Jay Panda

Bhubaneswar: For some people, critiquing is a pastime and this lot does not even spare a reputed leader’s genuine feelings of tribute to a departed soul. For, the heartfelt message that former MP Jay Panda wrote in his twitter handle, was misread and critiqued.  However, looking at the reactions to his tweet tribute, Panda a […]