Bhubaneswar: The Central Election Committee of Indian National Congress on early Wednesday released names of candidates for two Lok Sabha and nine Assembly constituencies of Odisha.
Congress fielded two of its senior leaders for the Lok Sabha seats.
Two candidates for Lok Sabha seats
- Manas Jena from Jajpur
- Panchanan Kanungo Cuttack
Coming to Assembly seats, former Odisha Chief Minister Janki Ballabh Patnaik’s Prithvi Ballabh Patnaik has been fielded as the candidate of Begunia Assembly constituency.
Nine candidates for Assembly seats
- Manas Das Patnaik from Balasore
- Smrutirekha Pahi from Dharmashala
- Prithvi Ballabh Patnaik from Begunia
- Santosh Ku Nanda from Jajpur
- Trinath Behera from Hindol
- Bhabani Shankar Mohapatra from Kamakhyanagar
- Bobby Mohanty from Badamba
- Yudhistar Samantaray Pipli
- Arindam Sarkhel from Paradeep.