Biju Janata Dal

Bhubaneswar airport mishap: Construction firm head being quizzed, BJD demand probe

Dilip Khatoi, MD of Dilip Constructions Ltd that was carrying out the construction work, was taken in for questioning by the police even as Biju Janata Dal demanded a probe into the entire incident.

published on : 25th January 2020

BJD to pitch for Vidhan Parishad during Parliament's Winter session

Formation of Legislative Council in Odisha will be one of the key issues to be raised by the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) during the winter session of Parliament beginning from Monday.

published on : 18th November 2019

Naveen Patnaik begins his fifth innings as Odisha CM

The BJD, which won 112 seats in the 147-member Assembly in the recently concluded elections, held simultaneously with the Lok Sabha polls, has been in power in Odisha since 2000.

published on : 29th May 2019

Former MP Hema Gamang quits BJD

The wife of former Odisha Chief Minister Giridhar Gamang tendered her resignation to Chief Minister and BJD President Naveen Patnaik.

published on : 27th April 2018

BJP is sinking quite fast, Naveen Patnaik says reacting to party's defeat in UP, Bihar bypolls

The chief of the Biju Janata Dal (BJD), which was in alliance with the BJP till 2009, added that he had not thought about aligning with any front.

published on : 15th March 2018

WATCH | BJD’s peaceful hartal in Odisha turns disruptive: Ambulances stopped, women harassed, commuters harried, shops forced shut

Normal life was hit in Bhubaneswar and many parts of the state as a result of the shutdown, which was to be peaceful and voluntary.

published on : 18th September 2017