BJP Women Candidates Triumph in Odisha Lok Sabha Elections

Four women candidates from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) secured victories in the Lok Sabha elections in Odisha. Among the winners were Aparajita Sarangi, Sangeeta Kumari Singh Deo, Malvika Devi, and Anita Subhadarshini. The BJP won 20 out of the 21 Lok Sabha seats in the state.


PTI | Bhubaneswar | Updated: 06-06-2024 12:22 IST | Created: 06-06-2024 12:22 IST
BJP Women Candidates Triumph in Odisha Lok Sabha Elections
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Four women candidates affiliated with the Bharatiya Janata Party have emerged victorious in the Lok Sabha elections in Odisha. Aparajita Sarangi, a former IAS officer, successfully retained her seat in Bhubaneswar by a margin of 35,152 votes over her BJD rival Manmath Kumar Routray.

Sangeeta Kumari Singh Deo, descendent of the erstwhile Royal family of Patna in Bolangir district, clinched the Bolangir Lok Sabha seat, defeating Surendra Singh Bhoi from BJD by a substantial margin of 1,32,664 votes.

Likewise, Malvika Devi, another BJP candidate from the erstwhile Royal family of Kalahandi district, won the Kalahandi Lok Sabha seat by a landslide of 1,33,813 votes against BJD's Lambodar Nial. In the Aska Lok Sabha constituency, Anita Subhadarshini of BJP triumphed over BJD's Ranjita Sahu with a margin of 99,974 votes.

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