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Mayurbhanj Zilla Parishad Zone 32 Bypoll Underway

Baripada: Voting for the by-election to Zilla Parishad zone -32 of the Bijatala block in Mayurbhanj district is being held today amid tight security.Voters made a beeline to cast their votes at 82 booths of five panchayats since 7 am today.
As per reports, as many as 23,119 voters will decide the fate of 10 poll candidates in Bijatala, Mundatkhura, Banakati, Raihari and Luhashila panchayats.

Two BJD Leaders Resign After Denied Tickets

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Congress Names Six LS, 36 Assembly Candidates

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