Tag: General Elections 2024

Odisha Lok Sabha Election 2024: Know Berhampur LS constituency and candidates in fray
Odisha Lok Sabha Election 2024: Know Berhampur LS constituency and candidates in fray

Berhampur Lok Sabha constituency, a notable political region in Odisha, is gearing up for a competitive 2024 election with key candidates from BJP, BJD, and Congress. This constituency has seen significant political shifts with former allies turning into rivals, showcasing the dynamic nature of local politics.

  • Sunday, 12 May 2024
BJP National VP and Kendrapara LS candidate Baijayant Panda holds massive roadshow in Mahakalpara 
BJP National VP and Kendrapara LS candidate Baijayant Panda holds massive roadshow in Mahakalpara 

BJP National Vice President Baijayant Panda, contesting from Kendrapara Lok Sabha, led a significant roadshow in Mahakalpara with MLA candidate Durga Prasanna Nayak. The event covered 30 km and witnessed massive public participation and support, highlighting the positive reception of BJP's policies among rural voters.

  • Sunday, 12 May 2024
BJP sees red over Berhampur gangrape case, alleges police shielding BJD youth leaders  
BJP sees red over Berhampur gangrape case, alleges police shielding BJD youth leaders  

The BJP accused the Berhampur police of shielding BJD youth leaders in a gangrape case involving a Plus-II student. Despite detentions and medical examinations, key accused including BJD's Bikram Jena were released, sparking allegations of political interference and calls for an impartial probe.

  • Sunday, 12 May 2024
Odisha Lok Sabha Election 2024: Know Kalahandi LS seat and candidates in fray  
Odisha Lok Sabha Election 2024: Know Kalahandi LS seat and candidates in fray  

Kalahandi Lok Sabha constituency in Odisha has seen dynamic electoral battles with no party winning consecutively since 2004. In 2019, BJP's Basant Panda won the seat. For the upcoming elections, major parties have fielded new candidates, reflecting a fresh contest.

  • Sunday, 12 May 2024
Extremely sad to see Odisha's CM being manipulated like a puppet by his ex-bureaucrat: BJP National
Extremely sad to see Odisha's CM being manipulated like a puppet by his ex-bureaucrat: BJP National VP Baijayant Panda

BJP National VP Baijayant Panda criticized the manipulation of the Chief Minister of Odisha, comparing AI-generated video messages to real public appearances and highlighting the discrepancies. He laid stress on live communications.

  • Sunday, 12 May 2024
PM Modi, Home Minister Shah, BJP National President Nadda to visit Odisha again
PM Modi, Home Minister Shah, BJP National President Nadda to visit Odisha again

BJP stalwarts PM Modi, Amit Shah, and JP Nadda are set to visit Odisha for campaigning as elections approach. Modi's visit includes a roadshow in Puri and public meetings in Angul and Cuttack. Shah will cover three constituencies, followed by Nadda addressing rallies in multiple locations.

  • Sunday, 12 May 2024
BJP, BJD workers injured in scuffle in Odisha, hospitalised 
BJP, BJD workers injured in scuffle in Odisha, hospitalised 

Several BJP and BJD workers were injured in a scuffle in Bhadrak, Odisha, during the nomination filing process.

  • Saturday, 11 May 2024
Daily labourer files nomination as MLA candidate in Odisha 
Daily labourer files nomination as MLA candidate in Odisha 

In Odisha's Aska Assembly constituency, 55-year-old daily labourer Ramchandra Badatya has filed his nomination as an MLA candidate. Balancing his work and campaigning, he visits homes seeking votes, competing against major party candidates.

  • Saturday, 11 May 2024
Respect for Nari Shakti: PM Modi touches feet of two social activists at meeting in Odisha
Respect for Nari Shakti: PM Modi touches feet of two social activists at meeting in Odisha

At a public meeting in Odisha, Prime Minister Narendra Modi displayed respect by touching the feet of social activists Tula Behera and Padma Shri Purnamasi Jani. This act highlighted his reverence for 'Nari Shakti' and Indian tradition.

  • Saturday, 11 May 2024
Awkward situation for BJD candidate as villagers lob volley of questions during rally
Awkward situation for BJD candidate as villagers lob volley of questions during rally

BJD MLA candidate Suryamani Vaidya faced tough questions from villagers during a rally in Khallikote. Villagers demanded accountability for unfulfilled promises since her election in 2019, leading to tension and the eventual departure of her campaign team.

  • Saturday, 11 May 2024
Odisha Elections 2024: Female voters outnumber males in 1st phase
Odisha Elections 2024: Female voters outnumber males in 1st phase

In the first phase of the 2024 general elections in Odisha, a total of 62,87,000 voters will cast their votes at 7,303 polling centers.

  • Saturday, 11 May 2024
'Picture of cash distribution' during BJD campaigning goes viral; BJP apprises ECI
'Picture of cash distribution' during BJD campaigning goes viral; BJP apprises ECI

A photo depicting cash distribution at BJD's rally in Nabarangpur, featuring candidate Pradeep Majhi, has gone viral. BJP reported the incident to the Election Commission, which is investigating the complaint.

  • Saturday, 11 May 2024
Odisha Elections 2024
BJP to achieve 400 par mission, Congress to get limited to 50; double-engine govt in Odisha: PM Modi

Amidst the ongoing tussle between BJP and BJD to grab power, PM Modi attended a series of public meetings at different locations in Odisha on Saturday. The public meetings were organised as part of party’s ‘Vijay Sankalp’samavesh for the 2024 elections in Odisha. 

  • Saturday, 11 May 2024
Odisha Elections 2024
Odisha govt has been outsourced; a 'Super CM' now running the state: PM Modi in Bargarh

During his election campaign in Odisha, PM Narendra Modi criticized the BJD for poor governance and development failures over 25 years. He highlighted an outsourced government controlled by a 'Super CM' and stressed the need for BJP's victory to restore state governance.

  • Saturday, 11 May 2024
Odisha Elections 2024
BJD’s countdown for exit from Odisha has begun: PM Modi in Bolangir

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during his speech in Bolangir, Odisha, declared the impending exit of BJD from the state's political scene and highlighted BJP's contributions including preserving Odisha's cultural heritage and recognizing local art through Padma awards.

  • Saturday, 11 May 2024
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