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Minakshi Behera elected as CMC Mayor

Cuttack, Jan 22: Minakshi Behera, BJD corporator from ward number 45 has been elected uncontested as the Mayor of Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC). she was the single candidate to file nomination for the post today.

The filing of nomination for the election was held between 10 am to 11 am. No one except Behera filed nomination for the post.

Earlier in the day, a meeting of all BJD corporators was held at Barabati-Cuttack MLA Debashish Samantaray’s house here. Cuttack-Choudwar MLA Pravat Biswal also attended the meeting.

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