Tag: Lok Sabha Elections

Arindam Roy Quits BJD, Joins BJP
Odisha Elections 2024: Actor Arindam Roy quits BJD, joins BJP

Arindam, who was the star campaigner of the BJD since 2014, submitted his resignation to party supremo Naveen Patnaik.

  • Friday, 15 March 2024
Clean sweep in North, gains in South; BJP-led NDA to breach 400 mark in 2024 LS polls: Opinion Poll
Clean sweep in North, gains in South; BJP-led NDA to breach 400 mark in 2024 LS polls: Opinion Poll

According to the Opinion poll, the NDA is set to fetch 411 seats in the 543-member Lok Sabha and the BJP could alone bag a record 350 seats.

  • Friday, 15 March 2024
General Elections 2024
Elections 2024: Odisha Congress releases manifesto, promises 9 guarantees

The manifesto was released in presence of Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) president Sarat Pattnaik, party’s state in-charge Ajoy Kumar and other state leaders at a presser held in Bhubaneswar.

  • Friday, 15 March 2024
The Election Commission of India
Election Commission of India to announce dates, schedule for 2024 General Elections on March 16

Both Assembly and Lok Sabha elections are scheduled to be held in Odisha. It is expected that the ECI will announce the complete schedule for both elections tomorrow.

  • Friday, 15 March 2024
BJP
Lok Sabha elections: BJP releases second list of 72 candidates, Khattar fielded from Karnal

Union Ministers Pralhad Joshi (Dhawad), Piyush Goyal (Mumbai North), Nitin Gadkari (Nagpur), Anurag Singh Thakur (Hamirpur), and Shobha Karandlaje (Bangalore North) are also in the list.

  • Wednesday, 13 March 2024
Congress 2nd Lok Sabha list announced
Congress 2nd Lok Sabha list: Gaurav Gogoi, Nakul Nath, Vaibhav Gehlot among prominent names

Nakul Nath (Chhindwara), Vaibhav Gelot (Jalore), and Gaurav Gogoi (Jorhat) are sons of former Congress Chief Ministers Kamal Nath (Madhya Pradesh), Ashok Gehlot (Rajasthan), and late Tarun Gogoi (Assam).

  • Tuesday, 12 March 2024
Odisha announces several benefits for teachers, staff of aided educational institutions
Odisha announces several benefits for teachers, staff of aided educational institutions

A lump sum amount of Rs 10 lakh and Rs 5 lakh has been approved for teaching and non-teaching staff, respectively, at the time of retirement at 60.

  • Sunday, 10 March 2024
BJP ready to fight on all assembly, LS seats in Odisha; no talks on alliance: Lata Usendi
BJP ready to fight on all assembly, LS seats in Odisha; no talks on alliance: Lata Usendi

On Saturday, BJP's election in-charge for Odisha Vijaypal Singh Tomar categorically stated that no BJD leader met him.

  • Sunday, 10 March 2024
AAP to contest 2024 polls in Odisha with vigour: Saurabh Bhardwaj
AAP to contest 2024 polls in Odisha with vigour: Saurabh Bhardwaj

AAP's national convenor Arvind Kejriwal had appointed Delhi minister Saurabh Bhardwaj as the party's in-charge for Odisha.

  • Sunday, 10 March 2024
General Elections 2024
Alliance speculation: Our decision will be for Odisha’s interest, says BJD leader Debi Mishra

Mishra further said that Odisha will achieve the development milestones set by CM Naveen Patnaik and a decision will be taken keeping in mind whatever is needed for the state and in the interest of the people.

  • Wednesday, 06 March 2024
General Elections 2024
Will there be an alliance between BJP and BJD ahead of 2024 elections?

Ahead of the upcoming general elections 2024, if an alliance is formed, it will be after a gap of 15 years that the BJD will return to the NDA fold. However, it is still unclear whether the parties will come to any consensus for any alliance.

  • Wednesday, 06 March 2024
General Elections 2024
BJP gaining strength as sitting MLA Premananda Nayak, ex-legislator Rajendra Das join party in Odisha

Former minister and sitting MLA from Telkoi constituency Premananda Nayak and former Dhamnagar MLA and BJD’s rebel leader, Rajendra Das on Monday joined the BJP at a special programme held in Bhubaneswar.

  • Monday, 04 March 2024
BJD vs BJP in Odisha
Odisha Politics Today: A Rejuvenated BJP vs A Shaken BJD

After Gopalpur MLA Pradeep Panigrahi and Chilika MLA Prashant Jagdev, Jayadev MLA Arabinda Dhali resigned from the primary membership of the BJD and is set to join the BJP on Sunday

  • Saturday, 02 March 2024
Odisha Elections 2024
General elections 2024: Odisha Congress Vice-President Rajat Choudhury quits party

As Choudhury was quite popular in the party and a frontline youth leader, his resignation is likely to have an impact on the Congress’ Odisha unit ahead of the crucial 2024 elections.

  • Friday, 01 March 2024
BJP and BJD
Are BJP-BJD alliance rumours another ‘false narrative and BJD’s propaganda’ once cited by Assam CM?

"If the BJD is really considering an alliance with the BJP, the party which is its competitor and immediate successor in Odisha, one can better guess their current situation"

  • Thursday, 29 February 2024
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