As per the schedule made by the Election Commission of India (ECI), the five Lok Sabha seats are Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur, Kendrapara and Jagatsinghpur.
While ruling Biju Janata Dal leaders have exuded confidence of sweeping both Phase-I and Phase-II polls, all eyes are now set on Phase-III elections (April 23) during which people of Lok Sabha seats Sambalpur, Keonjhar, Dhenkanal, Cuttack,…
While the Phase-I polling out of the seven phases has been over in Odisha on April 11, the Phase-II is slated on April 18 during which the voters will exercise their democratic rights in the five parliamentary constituencies (Lok Sabha…
In a new list of candidates for the upcoming General elections, All India Congress Committee has announced its pick for two more Lok Sabha seats and 54 Assembly constituencies in Odisha.
Chiranjeevi, who had floated Praja Rajyam Party (PRP) in 2008, contested from Palakollu in his native West Godavari district and Tirupati in Chittoor district in the 2009 elections. He was defeated from Palakollu but won Tirupati.
The DMK has signed electoral alliance pacts with the Congress (nine seats in Tamil Nadu and the lone Puducherry seat); CPI, CPI-M, VCK (two seats each); IUML, IKJ and KDMK (one seat each).
Khaira said it was unfortunate that the Akali Dal (Taksali) unilaterally announced their candidate for the Anandpur Sahib seat while deliberations under the PDA were still going on.