Odisha polls
img

BJP to start poll preparations at two-day Odisha meet from Jan 22

The political resolution to be passed at the meeting will give a direction to the party rank and file about the issues to be raised by the party.

published on : 21st January 2023
img

Dearth of potential candidates haunt BJP ahead of Odisha polls

In the first step, booth committees of all zilla parishad, municipality and NAC zones are to be segregated into three categories according to performance.

published on : 18th December 2022
img

Fishmonger contests in Odisha civic polls as independent and wins

Prior to that Adam was elected as the last Sarpanch of the former Nuapada Gram Panchayat in 2012.

published on : 27th March 2022
img

After panchayats, BJD does an encore in urban areas

BJD wins majority in Koraput, Sunabeda and Jeypore municipalities but loses chairperson seats in Jeypore, Sunabeda and Kotpad urban bodies

published on : 27th March 2022
img

Urban repeats Rural: BJD bulldozes rivals in Odisha civic polls

Ruling party bags all 3 Mayor seats, 73 of 105 chairperson posts 

published on : 27th March 2022
img

4 lakh voters stayed away from elections in Bhubaneswar

Congress leaders also raised the same issue. Both BJP and Congress claimed that poor arrangements for the voters in booths was another reason behind low voter turnout.

published on : 26th March 2022
img

Counting for Odisha civic polls under CCTV watch today

However, votes of polling personnel who exercised their franchise through election duty certificate, will be counted first. 

published on : 26th March 2022
img

‘Odisha second to West Bengal when it comes to political violence’: BJP's Sameer Mohanty

However, countering the BJP allegations, government chief whip Pramila Mallick alleged that the BJP was behind all violent incidents.

published on : 26th March 2022
img

Voters list goof-up deprives people of exercising their franchise in Odisha ULB polls

Several residents of Twin City were deprived of their right to vote due to goof-ups in voters’ list for elections to Bhubaneswar and Cuttack Municipal Corporations on Thursday.

published on : 25th March 2022
img

‘Intellectual apathy’ behind Bhubaneswar’s low voter turnout

The State Capital where urban polls were held on Thursday after a gap of nine years saw only about 50 per cent (pc) voter turnout on the day.

published on : 25th March 2022
img

Odisha urban polls record 65 per cent turnout

According to reports, three BJP workers were injured in a clash in front of the party’s office in Chikiti NAC.

published on : 25th March 2022
img

Odisha urban polls today, 40 lakh voters to exercise franchise

Stringent security arrangements in place for incident-free voting

published on : 24th March 2022
img

Campaigning ends, all eyes on Odisha's civic polls now

The stage is set for the urban local body (ULB) polls on March 24 as campaigning came to an end on Tuesday evening.

published on : 23rd March 2022
img

61 BJD candidates win uncontested in Odisha urban polls

3 elected candidates from Berhampur Municipal Corporation; no papers filed in 3 wards of Kendrapara, Dhenkanal, Ganjam

published on : 22nd March 2022
img

Odisha civic polls: BJP nominees falter without financial, organisational help

However, the case is different for some high profile candidates like those in the Mayor post race for Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and Berhampur. 

published on : 22nd March 2022
img

Tug of war intensifies over JICA work as Cuttack municipality polls inch closer

Voters question Mayor candidates on completion of project which is dragging on for 9 years

published on : 22nd March 2022