Odisha News Insight

BJP’s Bijepur candidate Ashok Panigrahi to file nomination today

ONI Bureau:  BJP candidate Ashok Panigrahi will file his nomination paper today for the Bijepur bypoll in Bargarh district, scheduled to be held on February 24.

While, Rita Sahu will file the paper on February 5 as announced before, Congress is yet to announce its candidate.

However to avert untoward happenings and to ensure safety, security, measures have been undertaken by the Bargarh district administration. Three platoons of forces have been deployed to maintain law and order.