Tag: Odisha Assembly Election

How can Odisha CM give ticket to family that tortured me?: Arkesh Singh Deo's wife Adrija 
How can Odisha CM give ticket to family that tortured me?: Arkesh Singh Deo's wife Adrija

Adrija Manjari Singh Deo, wife of BJD leader Arkesh Singh Deo, questioned Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's decision to give a party ticket to her husband's family despite her domestic violence allegations. Adrija accused the family of torture and criticized the CM for supporting them.

  • Thursday, 09 May 2024
Aparajita Sarangi
Aparajita Sarangi targets Odisha govt over per capita income, unemployment and irrigation issues

The senior saffron party leader made it clear that employment to every person, irrigation to every land and roofs over everyone’s heads will be ensured if the BJP is voted to power in Odisha.

  • Thursday, 09 May 2024
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma addresses a meeting in Malkangiri
‘Odisha CM speaks nothing more than ‘OK’’: Assam CM Himanta assures revenue villages in Malkangiri, appointment of Bengali teachers

While addressing a huge public meeting at Kalimela in Malkangiri as the star campaigner of BJP, Biswa Sarma urged the people of the constituency to vote for BJP both in the Assembly and Lok Sabha segments to facilitate a double-engine government.

  • Thursday, 09 May 2024
Tribals hold key in first phase elections in Odisha
Tribals hold key in first phase elections in Odisha

In the first phase elections in Odisha, tribal voters hold significant sway in districts like Nabarangpur, Koraput, and others. Discontent over government apathy towards tribal development and the PESA Act's poor implementation has fueled voter sentiment. Major parties vie for their crucial votes amidst promises and grievances.

  • Wednesday, 08 May 2024
All are not ‘kritadasas’ in BJD, there are Eknath Shindes: BJP responds to VK Pandian
All are not ‘kritadasas’ in BJD, there are Eknath Shindes: BJP responds to VK Pandian

BJP leader Samir Mohanty likened certain BJD leaders to Maharashtra's CM Eknath Shinde, suggesting internal discord within the BJD. This was in response to BJD's VK Pandian, who accused BJP of trying to split their party amidst intense election campaigning in Odisha.

  • Wednesday, 08 May 2024
Odisha Elections 2024
BJP’s character is not like BJD or Congress; we do what we say: Rajnath Singh in Odisha

In his address, Rajnath Singh said that a lot of development work has taken place in the country under 10 years of PM Narendra Modi’s leadership. Singh assured that things can be rapidly improved in Kalahandi, which is considered as one of the backward places, if the BJP comes to power in Odisha.

  • Wednesday, 08 May 2024
BJP moves Odisha CEO accusing BJD of using SHGs in campaigning  
BJP moves Odisha CEO accusing BJD of using SHGs in campaigning  

Nirupama Nayak, chairperson of the MBK Mission Shakti in Balasore is campaigning for the ruling party, BJP leader Pinki Pradhan alleged.

  • Tuesday, 07 May 2024
Odisha Elections 2024: Wives of candidates dare blazing sun, venture out to share campaign burden
Odisha Elections 2024: Wives of candidates dare blazing sun, venture out to share campaign burden

Many candidates' wives are actively campaigning for their husbands. They participate in various campaign activities, from door-to-door visits to public meetings, in different assembly seats such as Bolangir, Korei, and Jeypore.

  • Tuesday, 07 May 2024
After PM Modi stokes migration issue in Odisha, BJD in defensive posture! 
After PM Modi stokes migration issue in Odisha, BJD in defensive posture! 

During the 2024 election campaign, PM Modi highlighted the issue of labor migration in Odisha, specifically targeting CM Naveen Patnaik and his party BJD. The problem is acute in areas like Ganjam and Kantabanji, where locals migrate extensively due to lack of jobs, often facing harsh conditions abroad.

  • Tuesday, 07 May 2024
We should fight against bad governance: BJP’s Kendrapara LS candidate Baijayant Panda 
We should fight against bad governance: BJP’s Kendrapara LS candidate Baijayant Panda 

BJP National Vice President Baijayant Panda, contesting from Kendrapara Lok Sabha seat, emphasized combating bad governance in Odisha at a rally.

  • Tuesday, 07 May 2024
Odisha Elections 2024: BJD candidate's wife files nomination as Independent from same seat
Odisha Elections 2024: BJD candidate's wife files nomination as Independent from same seat

In the Pipili Assembly constituency, BJD's Rudra Prasad Maharathy and his wife Jagruti Panda, an independent, are contesting against each other.

  • Tuesday, 07 May 2024
No vote, no govt facilities: BJD candidate's video goes viral, BJP reacts
No vote, no govt facilities: BJD candidate's video goes viral, BJP reacts

BJD's Attabira MLA Snehangini Chhuria, in a viral video, allegedly linked voting with government benefits, stating non-voters won't get the facilities the government is providing.

  • Tuesday, 07 May 2024
‘No drone zone’ during PM Modi’s programmes in Odisha
‘No drone zone’ during PM Modi’s programmes in Odisha

As per the Blue Book, all necessary security measures are being put in place for the roadshow of the Prime Minister in Bhubaneswar and his carcade. The officials will also decide the time from when the connecting roads to the main street will be sealed for security reasons.  

  • Tuesday, 07 May 2024
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Odisha Elections 2024: Nomination process begins for constituencies going to polls on June 1

The nomination process for six Lok Sabha and 42 assembly seats in Odisha began, set for polls on June 1. Candidates can file until May 14, with nominations scrutinized on May 15 and withdrawals by May 17.

  • Tuesday, 07 May 2024
Odisha Elections 2024
PM Modi's roadshow in Bhubaneswar on May 10; Hema Malini, other BJP leaders to hit campaign trail in Odisha

PM Narendra Modi is scheduled for a major roadshow in Bhubaneswar on May 10.Top BJP leaders and 'Dream Girl' Hema Malini campaigning in Odisha. The event aims to highlight the need for BJP's governance citing lack of basic amenities under the current BJD regime.

  • Tuesday, 07 May 2024
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