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Ganeswar Behera Replaces Srikant Jena as PCC Poll Manifesto Panel Head

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the 2019 polls, former Union Minister Srikant Jena was dropped from the post of chairman of the Election Manifesto Committee of the Odisha Congress on Thursday. Jena was replaced in this post by Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) vice-president Ganeswar Behera. Besides, Bismaya Mahapatra was appointed as the convenor of the panel. Besides, Leader […]

Niranjan Appointed as Odisha Congress Head for a Second Term

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar, April 19, 2018: All India Congress Committee (AICC) appointed senior party leader Niranjan Patnaik as its new Odisha chief today. Current MLAs Naba Das and Chiranjiv Biswal and former parliamentarian Pradeep Majhi were also appointed as working president of Pradesh Congress Committee, Odisha (OPCC). Former minister and party president Niranjan Patnaik replaced Prasad […]

Mahanadi Controversy: Congress Team Visits Chhattisgarh

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: A seven-member delegation of the Congress, the main opposition force in the State, led by Leader of Opposition Narsingh Mishra arrived in Chhattisgarh to conduct a ground study on the construction of barrages and dams and other proposed projects on Mahanadi river even as the Ajit Jogi-led Janata Congress threatened […]