Odisha Assembly adjourned sine die following disruptions

Bhubaneswar,: After 14-day-long disruption, the winter session of the Odisha assembly was Friday adjourned sine die ahead of schedule, with the speaker accepting a motion moved by the government chief whip in this regard.

Impasse continues for 13th day in Odisha Assembly

The 13th day of the winter session of Odisha Assembly on Thursday again witnessed unruly scenes, walk-outs and frequent adjournments as Opposition members disrupted the proceedings demanding discussion on the multi-crore chit fund scam.

Odisha Assembly adopts motion to reduce number of sitting days

Bhubaneswar: With Odisha Assembly unable to function normaly due to pandemonium by opposition and treasury bench members, the House today adopted a motion to reduce the number of sitting days in a calender year.

Odisha assembly disrupted for 12th day over chit fund issue

Bhubaneswar: Ruckus continued in the Odisha Assembly Wednesday for the 12th consecutive day due to uproar by opposition Congress and BJP members who were demanding a debate on the chit fund issue.

Odisha Assembly adjourns for 11th day on chitfund issue

Odisha Assembly was on Tuesday adjourned for the 11th consecutive day after uproar by opposition Congress and BJP members who were demanding a debate on the chitfund issue.

Normalcy returns Odisha Assembly after six days of pandemonium

After being stalled for six days, normalcy returned Odisha to Assembly on Thursday as the agitating opposition Congress and BJP members pinned hopes on the Speaker to re-consider their demand for a debate on the multi-crore chitfund scam in the House.

Odisha Assembly adjourned as Congress MLAs throw banners, break microphone

Odisha Assembly was paralysed today as Congress MLAs threw banners at Speaker's chair protesting denial of a debate on multi-crore chitfund scam, while ruling BJD members stormed the well accusing the Central government of neglecting the state.

Odisha Assembly adjourned after uproar over Polavaram project

 Within minutes of its commencement, Odisha Assembly was today adjourned till afternoon after uproar by ruling BJD members against Centre's stand on the controversial Polavaram project in neighbouring Andhra Pradesh.

Logjam continues in Odisha Assembly

A logjam continued in the Odisha Assembly for the second day on Friday as both the opposition and ruling party members created ruckus, forcing the speaker to adjourn the session till 3 pm.

Odisha Assembly's winter session from Nov 20

 The second session of the 15th Odisha Legislative Assembly will begin from November 20, according to a notification issued by the state parliamentary affairs department here on Wednesday.

Odisha Assembly proceeding stalled

Odisha Assembly proceeding was stalled today as Opposition Congress and BJP members stormed into the well protesting against the rejection of adjournment motion notice on alleged loot of minerals.

Biswal made dy leader of Congress Odisha assembly

AICC on Monday, named Chiranjib Biswal as the deputy leader of the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) in Odisha Assembly while Tara Prasad Bahinipati is made the party`s chief whip, according to OPCC president Jaydev Jena.

Basant Panda re-elected Odisha BJP legislature party leader

Two-term legislator Basant Kumar Panda was Friday unanimously re-elected the leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the Odisha assembly.

Odisha Assembly Speaker urged to resolve `Rath Yatra` issues

With the issue of devotees climbing the chariots of Lord Jagannath during Rath Yatra gradually becoming a major controversy, Congress Tuesday urged the Speaker to convene a meeting to resolve the matter.

Marandi elected Odisha Assembly Dy Speaker

Sananda Marandi, BJD MLA from Baripada, was today formally elected as the Deputy Speaker of Odisha Assembly.

Odisha Assembly session begins

The first session of the newly constituted Odisha Assembly began here Thursday with Governor SC Jamir laying out the road map of the newly elected government.

Narasingha Mishra to lead Congress in Odisha Assembly

Veteran leader and former Odisha law minister Narasingha Mishra was on Wednesday unanimously elected as the leader of the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) in the state Assembly.

Odisha Assembly session from June 12

The first session of the 15th Odisha Legislative Assembly will begin from June 12 and continue till July 28, official sources said.

Odisha minister Rabi Nanda, Union Minister Srikant Jena losers

Odisha Minister Rabi Narayan Nanda and BJD vice-president A U Singhdeo were major losers from the ruling party while Congress state president Jaydev Jena, Union Minister Srikant Jena and party`s chief whip Prasad Harichandan also lost in the hustings.

BJD claims 17 LS and 105 Assembly seats in Odisha,oppn rejects

The ruling BJD on Friday claimed to secure at least 105 seats in the 147-member Odisha Assembly and 17 of the total 21 Lok Sabha seats in the state.