The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) released its first list of candidates for 54 Lok Sabha seats in the country including 6 in Odisha yesterday.
The candidates were selected by the Central Election Committee of the BJP met under the Presidentship of Rajnath Singh.
Meeting was attended by L.K. Advani, Chairman, BJP Parliamentary Party, Sushma Swaraj, Leader of Opposition (Lok Sabha), Arun Jaitley, Leader of Opposition (Rajya Sabha) and all the members of the Central Election Committee of the BJP.
The Committee has decided the following names for the ensuing Lok Sabha Elections 2014 from Odisha.
Lok Sabha Polls candidates
|Candidate Name||Lok Sabha Constituency|
|Rudra Narayan Pani||Dhenkanal|
|Sangeeta Kumari Singh Deo||Bolangir|
|Shiba Shankar Ulaka||Koraput|
|Dr Nepul Raghunath Murmu||Mayurbhanj|
Assembly Polls candidates
Odisha BJP candidates for 57 Assembly seats are Rourkela-Dilip Ray, Chandbali-Manmohan Samal, Patnagarh-KV Singhdeo, Sambalpur-Jayanarayan Mishra, Cuttack Sadar-Dilip Mallick, Khadial-Hitesh Bagarti, Korei-Sanchita Mohanty, Choudwar-Cuttack-Nayan Kishore Mohanty, Keonjhar-Mohan Majhi, Nuapada-Basant Panda, Dhenkanal-Krushna Chandra Patra, Parjang-Bibhuti Pradhan, Talcher-Kalandi Samal, Angul-Minaketan Amat, Sonepur-Pramod Mohapatra, Balangir-Basudev Pati, Titlagarh-Mahendra Thakur, Kantabanji-Laxman Bag, Nabarangpur-Birendra Pujari, Dabugan-Sashidhara Majhi, Kotpad-Padmanav Majhi, Baliguda-Karendra Majhi, Phulbani-Debanarayan Pradhan, Daspalla-Manoj Behera, Niali-Susant Mallick, Chilika-Bibhuti Harichandan, Ranpur-Surama Padhi, Chhatrapur-Dharanidhar Behera, Gopalpur-Bibhuti Jena, Mohana-Bharat Paika, Rayagada-Kaliram Majhi, Koraput-Jayaram Garada, Sundargarh-Sahadeb Khakha, Biramitrapur-Shankar Oram, Rajgangpur-Upendra Pradhan, Bonai-Luthar Oram, Kuchinda-Rabi Nayak, Rengali-Nauri Nayak, Debagarh-Subhas Panigrahi, Anandpur-Alok Sethi, Jashipur-Raghunath Hembram, Rairangpur-Draupadi Murmu, Bangiriposi-Purusottam Nayak, Moroda-Rajkishore Das, Baleswar-Madan Mohan Dutta, Remuna-Gobinda Das, Dhamnagar-Bishnu Sethi, Bargarh-Ashwini Sarangi, Raghunathpalli-Jagabandhu Behera, Basudevpur-Dinabandhu Pati, Hindol-Laxmidhar Behera, Pallahara-Ashok Mohanty, Jagatsinghpur-Pratap Mishra, Nimapara-Prabhati Parida, Puri-Krushna Panda, Brahmagiri- Amruta Jena, Begunia-Jatin Mohanty.