Jajpur: The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) today approached the Chief Electoral Officer alleging the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers of capturing booths under Odisha’s Bari assembly constituency.
In a petition submitted to the CEO, the BJD said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) goons captured 12 booths of Bari Assembly constituency under Jajpur Parliamentary constituency till now; BJD voters were threatened, chased away and not allowed to cast their votes by BJP goons. Videographic evidence provided in pen drive exposes Soumya Ranjan Mallick dressed in White T-Shirt doing poll capturing and rigging in the video. Soumya Ranjan Mallick is the cousin brother of BJP’s Bari MLA candidate Biswa Ranjan Mallick.
The BJD listed the booths being captured are as follows:
Booth No. Booth Name
165 Bari Panchayat High School
166 Bari Panchayat High School
167 Krupasindhu Bidyabhaban Bari
168 Bari Urdu U.G. M.E. School
169 Bari Urdu U.G. M.E. School
170 Bari Urdu U.G. M.E. School
181 Udayanathpur Prakalpa Bidyalaya
182 Udayanathpur Prakalpa Bidyalaya