Bhubaneswar: Biju janata Dal (BJD) president announced the second list of candidates for the ensuing elections today evening. There are 9 names for assembly constituencies in the second list.
In its first list on candidates the party had announced 9 names for Lok Sabha and 54 names for assembly constituencies on 18th March. There are 63 assembly constituencies come under 9 Lok Sabha seats. As 54 were announced earlier candidature for rest 9 seats announced today in the second list. BJD candidature for 12 Lok Sabha seats and 84 Bidhan sabha seats are yet to be announced
However before kicking off his poll campaign today from Nayagarh, he told media persons that his party will announce names of rest candidates very soon.
Here is the list of candidates announced today.
Pottangi: Pritam Padhi
Jharigam: Prakash Chandra Majhi
Malkangiri: Mukund Sodi
Rairakhol: Rohit Pujari
Sambalpur: Raseswari Panigrahi
Brajarajnagar: Kishore Kumar Mohanty
Loisingha: Pradeep Behera
Lanjigarh: Pradeep Kumar Dishari
Bolangir: Arkesh Narayan Singh Deo