BJD chief Naveen Patnaik

BJD chief Naveen Patnaik News

In first step towards Third Front, KCR meets Patnaik, says dire need for regional parties to unite

With Naveen Patnaik by his side, KCR said there was a dire need for unification of regional parties to provide an alternative to the Congress and the BJP ahead of the 2019 elections.

Odisha to revamp Chief Vigilance Officers system, to check corruption: CM Naveen Patnaik

Noting that his government has zero tolerance policy towards corruption, Patnaik said transparent structures, processes and procedures has been put in place to check corruption in all spheres of public life.


Kovind symbolises a new and aspiring India: BJD chief Naveen Patnaik

BJD president and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday said that NDA presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind's journey reposed faith in the Indian Constitution's guarantee to every citizen to dream big.

BJP blames Odisha government for frequent power cuts

Kalandi Samal has asked the Navin Patnaik government to give an explanation over the grim picture of power availability in Odisha.

In fifth list, BJD drops 2 MPs, 8 MLAs

Health minister Damodar Rout managed to hold on to Pradip while Jagatsinghpur MLA Bishnu Das secured a renomination.

11-party ‘alternative’ front has BJD, AGP missing

BJD insiders said Naveen was wary of getting too close to the new front as he was not convinced of such a front taking off.


Safety net: Naveen to change BJD constitution

BJD sources the amendment would be made at the party’s executive committee.