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BJD Launches High-Voltage Campaign For Champua NAC Poll

Champua: Jan 14; Since filing of nomination for the Champua NAC for which election will be held on January 19, the BJD istrying to impress the voters in an organised way.

RD Minister Badrinarayan Patra, MP Skuntala Laguiri, former MP Yasowant Singh Laguri and a host of other party leaders were present during the day of nomination filling. Ministers and MLAs of different constituencies outside Keonjhar district have put up their camp at Champua to steer the election campaign in favor of BJD.

Energy Minister Pranab Prakash Das who is in-charge of the election stayed here for two days to oversee the campaigning. Finance Minister Pradip Kumar Amat and Minister Badrinarayan Patra were campaigning for last two days. Among others, MLAs Abhiram Naik (Sadar), Hrushkesh Naik (Patna) , RajaniKanta Singh (Angul),Susanta Singh (Bhatli) and MP Languri have been given charge of one constituency each.

Patna MLA Hrushikesh Naik who is in charge of Ward no-11, said, "I am 100 per cent sure that BJD will win the ward."

Similarly, BJD district president Alekh Kumar Singh also was equally confident of victory in the polls.

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