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BJD poll campaign: Naveen to visit Bargarh, Bolangir

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister and BJD Supremo Naveen Patnaik will visit Bargarh and Bolangir today to continue the marathon election campaign for his party.

Patnaik is scheduled to attend public meetings and rallies during his visit to the Parliamentary Constituencies of the poll-bound district. He will also hold a roadshow from Patnagarh to Bargarh.The BJD star campaigner will urge the local residents to vote for BJD's candidates fielded from the constituencies.Adequate security arrangements have been made in view of the Chief Minister's visit.While the first phase elections were held on April 11, the Phase-II of the elections will be held on April 18. 

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