Tag: Odisha Congress

General Elections 2024
Priyanka Gandhi, Sachin Pilot to visit Odisha soon, says Odisha Congress President

At a time when the BJP is all set to rope in heavyweights like party President JP Nadda, Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari and others, the Odisha unit of the Congress is also not far behind.

  • Monday, 12 February 2024
Odisha Congress gets 2500 aspirants for 147 Assembly seats
Odisha Congress gets 2500 aspirants for 147 Assembly seats

Today was the last date for online application through the online portal: pragaman.in for ticket aspirants.  After the application process is over, screening and scrutiny of the applications will be conducted on February 12 and 13. 

  • Sunday, 11 February 2024
Congress Odisha In-Charge Ajoy Kumar
General elections 2024: Odisha Congress starts screening ticket aspirants; 'want to stop PTN’, says Ajoy Kumar

PCC President, Sarat Pattnayak said, “A new formula has been made to maintain transparency and give scope to all to apply for Congress tickets.

  • Saturday, 10 February 2024
Actor Manoj Mishra Joins Congress
Actor Manoj Mishra takes plunge into politics, joins Congress

The Odia actor was in the news after the Utkal Cine Chambers of Commerce, producer Sanjay Nayak last year announced to ban him for a period of two years.

  • Saturday, 10 February 2024
BJD-BJP Are Same
BJD-BJP doing shadowboxing in Odisha; only difference is ‘D’ and ‘P’, says Congress’ Jairam Ramesh

According to Ramesh, the only difference is P and D while B and J are common in BJP and BJD. “In one party, there is double ‘P’ and you know them who are running the government. One P is running the government in the name of another P.

  • Wednesday, 07 February 2024
BJD's New Campaign
General elections 2024: Speculations rife over BJD’s Parivaar Sampark Abhiyan after padayatra

While the BJD has opted for the ‘Parivaar Sampark’ campaign, the BJP is gearing up to connect with 1 crore families and the Congress leaders will tour across Odisha in buses.

  • Wednesday, 24 January 2024
Balabhadra Majhi
Former Minister Balabhadra Majhi joins Congress after quitting BJD

The five-time MLA, Majhi joined the Congress camp at a function held at Bhawanipatna today. Congress’ Odisha-in-charge Ajoy Kumar, PCC President Sarat Pattanayak, and other senior leaders of the party were present on the occasion.

  • Wednesday, 24 January 2024
Gajapati Accident: Vehicle was engaged for VK Pandian's security
Man’s death in Gajapati: Vehicle involved in accident was engaged for VK Pandian’s security, says Congress

Senior Congress leader Bijay Patnaik said that it was the responsibility of the person for whom the vehicle was engaged to meet and provide compensation to the family of the youth who died in the accident.

  • Wednesday, 24 January 2024
Odisha Congress in-charge Ajoy Kumar
VK Pandian in, Biju Babu out from BJD posters: Naveen's image may also get replaced, says Ajoy Kumar

At a presser in Bhubaneswar, Kumar said that Biju Babu’s poster is now missing after ex-IAS officer VK Pandian came into the picture. The Congress’ Odisha-in-charge further said that he has travelled some 1000 km within the state and he came across such a situation.

  • Tuesday, 23 January 2024
Congress Bhawan Odisha
2024 General Election: Odisha Congress refutes ‘cash-for-ticket’ allegations

As per political analyst Akshay Sahu, it’s a political gimmick by the Congress party.

  • Sunday, 21 January 2024
Cash distributed to bring people to Pandian's event
Money being paid to bring crowd to 5T Chairman VK Pandian’s programme? Cong sees red, BJD refutes

A purported video of money being paid to people has also surfaced. The programme was held at a government upper primary school at Jeypore.

  • Sunday, 24 December 2023
Kamiya Jani and controversy over entry into Puri Srimandir
Odisha CM should apologise if he asked Pandian to take Kamiya Jani to Srimandir: Congress

Addressing a presser, the Odisha Pradesh Congress Congress (PCC) President Sarat Pattanayak said that the incident has hurt the sentiments of scores of devotees of Lord Jagannath.

  • Saturday, 23 December 2023
OPCC Chief Sharat Patnaik
Congress kicks off crowdfunding campaign; critics term it image makeover bid after I-T raids in Odisha

While party president Mallikarjun Kharge flagged off the campaign in Delhi, Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) Chief Sarat Patnaik appealed to the people of Odisha to support the drive.

  • Monday, 18 December 2023
Odisha Congress starts ‘Tulasi Yatra’ demanding opening of four gates of Puri Srimandir
Odisha Congress starts ‘Tulasi Yatra’ demanding opening of four gates of Puri Srimandir

Odisha Congress on Friday started its ‘Tulasi Yatra’ demanding the opening of the four gates of Puri Srimandir.

  • Friday, 01 December 2023
OPCC President Sarat Pattanayak
BJD-BJP one, VK Pandian to act as their political agent: Odisha Congress chief Sarat Pattanayak

The resignation VK Pandian is just an eyewash and a larger conspiracy has begun to grab power in Odisha, alleged Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) President Sarat Pattanayak while addressing a presser in Bhubaneswar today.

  • Tuesday, 24 October 2023