Bhubaneswar: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) President and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today appointed state and district level office bearers of the Biju Krushak Janata Dal (BKJD), the party’s farmer wing.
Akshaya Mohanty, Kanan Bihari Pahi, Birendra Prasad Swain, Jitendra Narayan Singhdeo, Alekh Choudhary, Amarendra Gangadeb, have been appointed as the Vice-Presidents of BKJD’s State Committee, a release issued by the party said.
Similarly, Kishore Kumar Meher, Antaryami Rout, Ghanashyam Nayak, Manoj Kumar Mohapatra, Tirupati Banagadi, Saroj Kumar Pradhan, Uttar Kumar Patra and Jayant Panigrahi have been named as the General Secretaries of the BKJD.
The BJD President has appointed 30 District Presidents of the BKJD. Braja Kishore Pradhan (Angul), Ajay Kumar Samal (Balasore), Gourahari Mishra (Bargarh), Jagannath Swain (Bhadrak), Ajay Das (Bolangir), Santanu Thati (Boudh), Prasant Kumar Behera (Cuttack), Chittaranjan Pradhan (Deogarh), Narottam Sahu (Dhenkanal), Rabi Naidu (Gajapati), Purna Chandra Swain (Ganjam), Prakash Chandra Bastia (Jagatsinghpur), Nityanandan Rout (Jajpur), Mitrabhanu Sahu (Jharsuguda), Dilip Thakur (Kalahandi), Kuna Dandasena (Kandhamal), Soumendra Kumar Das (Kendrapara), Dipak Raj (Keonjhar), Ramachandra Samantray (Khurda), Rama Samantray (Koraput), Subas Chandra Banerjee (Malkangiri), Raj Kishore Acharya (Mayurbhanj), Jogendra Swain (Nabarangpur), Jagannath Panda (Nayagarh), Santosh Kumar Nial (Nuapada), Umakant Samantray (Puri), Jyoti Prasad Sahu (Rayagada), Anand Jena (Sambalpur), Manoranjan Pradhan (Sonepur), and Gopal Chandra Pradhan (Sundargarh).
Earlier, the BJD had appointed senior leader and MP Prasanna Acharya as President and Health Minister Pratap Jena as its Secretary General of the BKJD.