Achyuta samanta

Soumya, Achyuta, Prasanta Files Nomination for RS

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Newly joined BJD leaders Soumya Ranjan Patnaik and Achyuta Samanta flied their nomination for Rajya Sabha today. Senior BJD leader Prasanta Nanda too filed his nomination for the same. CM and party supremo Naveen Patnaik was also present during nomination process. BJD Chief and Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik declared three […]



BJD Fields Soumya, Achyuta and Prasanta Nanda For RS

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: BJD Chief and Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik declared three names for Rajya Sabha today evening. Sambad editor Soumya Ranjan Patnaik and KIIT-KISS founder Achyuta Samanta, who joined BJD few hours back, are named along with party leader Prasanta Nanda. Three seats in Rajya Sabha from the state are falling vacant as […]


Pratap Jena, BJD’s Buccaneer?

By Subhransu Panda, Bhubaneswar: Once Biju Patnaik was called as ‘The Buccaneer of India’ by the then Prime Minister Jawahar Lal Nehru for the former’s adventurous achievements in favour of nation and democracy. There were many instances where Biju Patnaik stepped ahead in the time of need and traveled risked paths. One can consider the current […]


Soumya, Achyuta May Go Rajya Sabha

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: BJD chief Naveen Patnaik to announce three names today evening Soumya Patnaik and Achyuta Samanta joins BJD ahead of RS Poll Senior leader, media mogul Soumya Ranjan Patnaik and KIIT, KISS founder Achyuta Samanta joined Biju Janata Dal (BJD) today morning. CM and BJD president Naveen Patnaik is expected to […]


Achyuta Samanta Joins BJD

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: In a surprising revelation KIIT and KISS founder and educationist Achyuta Samanta joined Biju Janata Dal (BJD) today at Naveen Niwas, few minutes after Soumya Ranjan Patnaik did the same. Unlike Soumya Ranjan, there was no speculation or expectation regarding Achyuta’s political start. By joining BJD today, the successful social figure […]


Samanta’s Mother Left for Her Heavenly Abode

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Nilimarani, mother of KIIT and KISS founder Dr Achyuta Samanta, died here on Tuesday. She was 89. As a social campaigner, she was instrumental in turning her village Kalarabanka into an ideal village with socio-religious developments. A library, a primary health centre and an English-medium high school were set up […]