Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik begins virtual rally, seeks Tirtol votes for BJD aspirant

 They have extended their full support to the development agenda of the BJD government in different elections. 

published on : 29th October 2020

Crowds flout COVID-19 norms at poll rallies in Odisha's Balasore, Tirtol, raise fear of virus spread

As per an analysis of new cases in last fortnight, Balasore and Jagatsinghpur contributed 1,326 and 1,136 cases respectively to the state’s tally of 30,820 cases between October 12 and 27.

published on : 29th October 2020

I avoid physical campaigning keeping public health in mind: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday said he avoids physical visit to assembly segments keeping in mind the public health.

published on : 28th October 2020

Tirtol bypoll: Villagers warn of election boycott

This has affected people in the three panchayats as they are completely dependent on the embankment for their movement.

published on : 28th October 2020

BJP demands fresh postal ballot for Tirtol constituency

They said the presiding officer is making door to door visits seeking votes for the BJD candidate.

published on : 28th October 2020

Odisha bypoll: Chasi Parliaments create headache for candidates of Tirtol seat across parties

Farmers, who form the major chunk of voters, have begun holding such meetings at various villages to put forth demands for local area development and agricultural issues.

published on : 25th October 2020

BJP campaign challenge for faction ridden BJD

Meanwhile, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will campaign for the BJP candidates in Balasore Sadar and Tirtol constituencies.

published on : 22nd October 2020

After Puri visit, speculation rife over Naveen campaign in bypolls

This decision has led many to believe that plans are afoot for campaigning of the Chief Minister in the two constituencies. 

published on : 19th October 2020

Tirtol bypoll: Eight of nine candidates are first timers

The BJP candidate had unsuccessfully contested the 2009 and 2014 elections from Tirtol Assembly segment on Congress ticket.

published on : 19th October 2020

Government lifts ceiling on meetings for bypolls in Odisha

Wearing of masks, provision of thermal scanning and use of hand wash or sanitiser will be made mandatory.

published on : 18th October 2020

BJP demands action against BJD over poll code violation

The BJP leaders alleged that the BJD candidate, Bijay Sankar Das, violated the COVID norms by organising a bike rally in Tirtol before filing of nomination on October 16.

published on : 18th October 2020

Tirtol bypoll: Government employees with comorbidities assigned election duty

Prasant Mohapatra informed that he had recommended names of all the 10 teachers of the school for poll duty.

published on : 15th October 2020

Tirtol Bypoll: Rift casts shadow on BJD campaign

In the last couple of days, the ruling party has convened several closed door meetings to bring the warring factions together.

published on : 15th October 2020

Tirtol by-election: Three-day training for poll officials

The training was imparted to presiding officers and employees on use of VVPAT and EVMs to ensure free and fair polling.

published on : 14th October 2020

BJD’s Tirtol candidate Bijay Shankar Das's marksheet scandal raises its ugly head again

Bijay came under the scanner when he failed to clarify how his son’s papers were rechecked quickly when over 8,000 candidates were in line for the process. 

published on : 14th October 2020
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