Lobby Begins: Then For Tickets, Now For Ministerial Berths

Bhubaneswar: Before the elections Naveen Niwas, the residence of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president and Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik, was crowded by ticket aspirants. And soon after the results were out now the epicenter of Odisha politics is crowded by the aspirants of ministerial berths.

Hectic lobby for ministerial berths has been started at Naveen Niwas as the swearing-in ceremony of Council of Ministers is slated next week on May 29.

Patnaik’s residence witnessed a beeline of the elected MLAs today as had been the scene prior to the polls.


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