Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Sep 12:
Just a day after Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi’s wrapped up his two-day visit to Odisha, more than 100 Congress workers from the Korei constituency in Jajpur district joined the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) today.
“I am glad that sarpanch Prakash Chandra Sahu, Sameer Jena PS member, Ghanshyam Mallik union leader , senior leader Batakrishna Behera with 100 supporter have joined the BJD party,” said BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik.
The new recruits, herded into Naveen Nivas by Akash Das Nayak, BJD MLA from Korei constituency, were welcomed by Patnaik. ,
Badakiochi panchyat leaders Prakash Chandra Sahu and Sameer Jena have joined the BJD party to be part of the development process in the state,” said Akash Das Nayak.