Counting of votes for the Odisha Assembly election 2019 has completed. The state witnessed a three-cornered battle between Biju Janata Dal (BJD), Indian National Congress (INC) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Stay tuned to http://India.com for fastest updates. Also Read - Amid COVID Spike in Odisha, Negative Test Report To Be Mandatory For Jagannath Temple Visit
Take a look at the Final Results here:
Also Read - Jagannath Temple in Odisha's Puri Opens Its Door For Devotees After 9 Months. Public Darshan Allowed From Jan 3
Tirtol: Bishnu Charan Das of BJD wins with a margin of 69,871 votes. Also Read - Odisha Artist Makes Lord Jagannath's Idol with 3,635 Matchsticks
Balikuda-Ersama: Raghunandan Das of BJD wins with a margin of 1,0,3814 votes.
Jagatsinghpur: Prasanta Kumar Muduli of BJD wins with a margin of 70,116 votes.
Kakatpur: Tusharkanti Behera of BJD wins with a margin of 91,897 votes.
Nimapara: Samir Ranjan Dash of BJD wins with a margin of 91,160 votes.
Puri: Jayanta Kumar Sarangi of BJP wins with a margin of 76,747 votes.
Take a look at key details about Tirtol, Balikuda-Ersama, Jagatsinghpur, Kakatpur, Nimapara, Puri Vidhan Sabha seats:
Tirtol: Rajashree Mallick of BJD is representing the seat currently. He had defeated Rajkishore Behera of Congress in 2014. For 2019 polls, BJP fielded Prof Ramakant Bhoi, BJD fielded Bishnu Charan Das and Congress nominated Debi Prasad Mollick.
Balikuda-Ersama: BJD’s Prasanata Kumar Muduli is representing the seat currently. In 2014, he had held the seat by defeating Lalatendu Mohapatra of Congress. For 2019 polls, BJD fielded Raghu Nandan Das, BJP nominated Dr Damodar Rout and Congress fielded Dr Lalitendu Mohapatra.
Jagatsinghpur: Congress’ Chiranjib Biswal is representing the seat currently. He had defeated Bishnu Charan Das of BJD in 2014. For 2019 polls, BJD fielded Prasanta Muduli, BJP entrusted Satyabrat Mohapatra and Congress retained Chiranjib Biswal.
Kakatpur: Surendra Sethi of BJD is representing the seat at present. He had held the seat in 2014 by defeating Congress’ Rabindra Kumar Sethi. For 2019 polls, BJP fielded Rabi Mallick, BJD retained Surendra Sethi and Congress nominated Biswa Bhushan Das.
Nimapara: Samir Ranjan Dash of BJD is representing the seat currently. He had defeated BJP’s Pravati Parida in 2014. For 2019 polls, BJD fielded Samir Ranjan Dash, BJP nominated Pravati Parida and Congress fielded Satyabrat Patra
Puri: BJD candidate Pinaki Misra is representing the seat currently. He had defeated Congress’ Sucharita Mohanty by a massive margin of over two lakh votes in 2014. For 2019 polls, the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) had fielded Pinaki Misra, Congress gave the ticket to Satya Prakash Nayak. The BJP has fielded its national spokesperson Sambit Patra.