Odisha: Congress names Dillip Kumar Panda as its candidate for Bijepur by-polls
Updated : September 26, 2019 08:47 AM IST
Polling for the Bijepur assembly segment is scheduled to be held on October 21, and the last date for filing of nomination papers is September 30.
The ruling BJD on Wednesday held a meeting to discuss on its nominee for the Bijepur seat, which was won by chief minister Naveen Patnaik in the 2019 assembly elections.
The Congress on Wednesday named Dillip Kumar Panda as its candidate for the October 21 by-polls at Bijepur assembly segment in Odisha.