Tag: Odisha Assembly Election

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
Odisha Elections 2024
Only 2 people in helicopter cannot form govt in Odisha: BJP National VP Baijayant Panda take dig at BJD

BJP National Vice-President Baijayant Panda criticized the ruling BJD in Odisha for corruption, asserting that a BJP government will be formed on June 10. He highlighted key election promises such as filling government vacancies and infrastructural development. Amidst these claims, he also emphasized the national achievements under PM Modi's leadership.

  • Tuesday, 07 May 2024
This Election is a Referendum on Pandian
This Election is a Referendum on Pandian

In a dramatic prelude to the Odisha elections, both Narendra Modi and Kartik Pandian announced swearing-in dates for their respective parties before any votes were cast. The BJD is dealing with internal conflicts and anti-incumbency after 24 years in power, while the BJP targets Kartik Pandian's non-Odia origins in their campaign.

  • Tuesday, 07 May 2024
Odisha Elections 2024: BJP, BJD lock horns over PM Modi's ‘expiry date’ jibe
Odisha Elections 2024: BJP, BJD lock horns over PM Modi's ‘expiry date’ jibe

A wordy duel broke out between the BJP and the BJD after PM Modi claimed that BJD's 'expiry date' is June 4, 2024. BJD claimed it is preparing the oath-taking ceremony of Naveen Patnaik as Chief Minister for the sixth term.

  • Monday, 06 May 2024
Odisha Elections 2024: Can independent candidates turn tables in Jatni 
Odisha Elections 2024: Can independent candidates turn tables in Jatni 

In the Jatni Assembly constituency, independent candidates Md Manwar Ali and Sujit Balabantaray are challenging traditional party nominees by employing unique campaign strategies.

  • Monday, 06 May 2024
Odisha Elections 2024: All eyes on BJD's manifesto
Odisha Elections 2024: All eyes on BJD's manifesto

With the upcoming 2024 elections in Odisha, the BJP released its manifesto 'Sankalp Patra' which includes issues related to Sri Mandir in Puri, creation of 'Lakhpati Didis' and jobs for youths. But the BJD is yet to release its manifesto, while Congress in its poll plank has promised loan waiver of SHGs and financial assistance to women

  • Monday, 06 May 2024
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