Odisha Panchayat elections

Odisha Panchayat Elections: Hat-trick win for this Bangladesh war hero

For 72-year-old Duryodhan Mohanty, the new sarpanch of Barunadia gram panchayat in Rajkanika block, it is a hat-trick of wins in the rural polls.

published on : 3rd March 2022

Odisha Panchayat Polls: In race for sarpanch post, priest defeats engineer

Bijay Kumar Dash, a priest in Maa Durga temple of Marzitapur village, had contested for the sarpanch post as an Independent and defeated BJD's Sunil Kumar Sahoo, an engineer by qualification.

published on : 3rd March 2022

Odisha Panchayat Elections: He planted saplings that bore fruits of victory

Today, after winning the election as ward member of Haladipal panchayat in Morada block, Das believes his noble intention did make a lasting impression on every voter.

published on : 3rd March 2022

Nothing to be surprised about BJP poll debacle when division is more: Bijoy Mohapatra

After Kharavela Swain, another party veteran Bijoy Mohapatra disapproved the manner in which the BJP leadership handled the rural polls.

published on : 2nd March 2022

With all Odisha Panchayat poll results out, focus shifts to Urban Local Body polls

BJD swept the Panchayat polls but experts say it will face difficulty in the urban local body polls as it is not as well placed in urban areas.

published on : 2nd March 2022

Odisha Panchayat elections: Steel project protest reaps poll dividends for Congress in Erasma block

Outgoing sarpanch of Nuagaon Bidyadhar Mallick said BJD candidates lost the election due to the discontentment among villagers over the proposed steel project.

published on : 2nd March 2022

Odisha Panchayat elections: Anjali Behera loses, political career at stake

According to political circles, she was eyeing the block chairperson’s post as it is reserved for women but her failure to win has put a question mark on her career.

published on : 2nd March 2022

Women SHGs star in BJD’s poll show in Kendrapara

Considering their large-scale presence, the entry of many office-bearers of WSHGs in the poll worked as the trump card given the support they enjoy at ground level.

published on : 2nd March 2022

Odisha Panchayat elections: In her home, slain teacher Mamita Meher’s uncles register wins

Of the 34 zilla parishad zone seats, BJD won an overwhelming 26 seats while the saffron outfit managed just four. Congress which has two MLAs in the district also bagged four zones. 

published on : 2nd March 2022

Odisha urban local body elections notified

While scrutiny will be done on March 9, the last date of withdrawal of nominations is March 14.

published on : 1st March 2022

BJD breaks all records, to form zilla parishad across 30 districts

In 2017, the BJD held 20 districts while BJP and Congress were ahead in eight and two districts respectively.

published on : 1st March 2022

BJD pushes BJP to the margins in its strongholds and how!

Despite all the opposition noise over Mamita murder case, Minister Mishra helps BJD win all 7 ZP seats in Junagarh and Golamunda under his Assembly constituency

published on : 1st March 2022

BJD win rings alarm bells among opposition ahead of urban polls 

As per reports, BJP, Congress and JMM have started conducting meetings to strengthen their organisational hold and select candidates for the civic polls.

published on : 1st March 2022