Odisha Assembly elections took place in four phases, starting from April 11 to April 29. Counting of votes has been over along with the Lok Sabha elections 2019. The major political parties which contested the elections were Biju Janata Dal (BJD), Indian National Congress (INC) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Take a look at the Final Results here:
Patkura: Bed Prakash Agarwalla of BJD wins with a margin of 8798 votes.
Kendrapara: Shashi Bhusan Behera of BJD wins with a margin of 63,966 votes.
Aul: Pratap Keshari Deb of BJD wins with a margin of 99,426 votes.
Rajanagar: Dhruba Charan Sahoo of BJD wins with a margin of 78,926 votes.
Mahakalapada: Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak of BJD wins with a margin of 93,197 votes.
Paradeep: Sambit Routray of BJD wins with a margin of 69,871 votes.
Key details about Patkura, Kendrapara, Aul, Rajanagar, Mahakalapada, Paradeep Vidhan Sabha seats:
Patkura: This seat is currently represented by Bed Prakash Agarwal of BJD. In 2014, he had defeated Jayanta Kumar Mohanty of Congress. For 2019 polls, BJD retained Bed Prakash Agarwal, BJP fielded Bijaya Mohapatra. Congress also retained Mohanty.
Kendrapara: BJD’s Kishore Chandra Tarai is representing the seat currently. He had defeated Congress’ Ganeshwar Behera in 2014. For 2019 polls, BJD fielded Anubhav Mohanty, BJP nominated Sunakar Behera and Congress fielded Ganeshwar Behera.
Aul: Devendra Sharma of Congress is representing the seat currently. In 2014 polls, he Had defeated BJD’s Pratap Keshari Deb. For 2019 polls, BJD and Congress had retained Deb and Sharma respectively. BJP fielded Dola Govind Nayak.
Rajanagar: This seat is currently held by Congress’ Anshuman Mohanty. He had defeated BJD’s Dhruv Chandra Sahoo in 2014. For 2019 polls, BJD and Congress detained Dhruv Chandra Sahoo and Anshuman Mohanty respectively. BJP has fielded Aleka Jena to take on Sahoo and Mohanty.
Mahakalapada: Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak of BJD is representing the seat currently. In 2014 polls, he had defeated BJP’s Bijoy Mohapatra. For 2019 polls, BJD fielded Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak, BJP nominated Bijay Pradhan and Congress entrusted Bibhranshu Sekhar Lenka.
Paradeep: BJD’ s Damodar Rout is representing the seat currently. He had held the seat in 2014 by defeating Arindam Sarkhel of Congress. For 2019 polls, BJD fielded Sambit Routray, BJP nominated Samapad Swain. Congress retained Arindam Sarkhel.