Tag: Odisha Bypoll

ECI releases schedule for Rajya Sabha bypoll in Odisha
ECI schedules Rajya Sabha bypoll in Odisha June 13

The polling will be conducted between 9 am and 4 pm on June 13. Counting of votes will be held on the same day at 5 pm. 

  • Friday, 13 May 2022
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CM Naveen Vacates Bijepur Assembly Seat, Retains Hinjili

Bhubaneswar: Putting all speculations to rest, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today vacated the Bijepur Assembly seat and retained the Hinjili constituency. CM Naveen had contested and won both the Assembly constituencies- Bijepur in Bargarh district and Hinjili in Ganjam district- in 2019 polls. Speculations had started to build regarding him vacating Bijepur since the […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
BJD concedes that it is likely to 'lose vote share' in Bijepur bypoll

Bargarh: As BJD, BJP and Congress gear up for a triangular showdown in the bypoll in Bijepur Assembly constituency on October 21, senior BJD leader and government’s chief whip Pramila Mallick today accepted that that the ruling party may not get as many votes in the upcoming bypoll as during the last elections. The Biju […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Bijepur Battle: Voting Concludes, 72 % Turnout Recorded

Bhubaneswar: Barely five months after exercising their franchise in the general elections, people of Bijepur witnessed yet another bypoll today. However, it wasn’t much of a deterrent for anyone as a large number of people on Monday turned out at the polling booths for the crucial Bijepur battle. Enthusiasm was written large on the faces […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Opposition Slams Ruling-BJD Over Announcement Of Projects Ahead Of Bypoll

Bhubaneswar: The opposition parties on Monday accused the BJD president and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik misleading people by announcing projects ahead of the upcoming bypolls in Tirtol and Balasore Sadar Assembly constituencies. Both the BJP and the Congress alleged that akin to the announcements made ahead of the Bijepur by-election, the ruling-party in the […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
Odisha Bypoll Results: 3 Tier Security For Counting of Votes Tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: With people of Balasore Sadar and Tirtol assembly constituencies eagerly awaiting the results of the recently held by-elections, Chief Electoral Officer (CEO), Sushil Lohani on Monday has shared details on the necessary arrangements in place for counting of votes which will begin at 8 am tomorrow (November 10). A three-layer security arrangement has been […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021