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Dhenkanal Lok Sabha Elections

Dhenkanal Lok Sabha Constituency is one of the 21 constituencies of Lok Sabha in the state of Odisha.

It was formed prior to the 1957 elections. It is composed of seven segments of Vidhan Sabha.

The Assembly Constituencies that fall in Dhenkanal parliamentary constituency are - Dhenkanal, Hindol (SC), Kamakhyanagar, Parjanga, Pallahara, Talcher and Angul.

The seat is not reserved for any category and its constituency number is 9.

The election here will be conducted on April 23, 2019, as per the Phase III schedule announced by the ECI.

Tathagata Satpathy of BJD is the incumbent Member of Parliament from this constituency.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Tathagata Satpathy bagged 453277 votes and decimated Rudra Narayan Pany of the BJP.

Before 2014, Satapathy had also won the elections in 2009, 2004 and 1998.

For the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, the BJP has fielded Rudra Narayan Pani from the Dhenkanal seat, while the INC has given ticket to Brigadiar KP Singhoeo

The main electoral contest here is between the Naveen Patnaik-led BJD and the BJP which is trying hard to uproot the ruling party from Odisha.

On March 10, the Election Commission of India announced dates for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The elections will take place in seven phases, and the results will be declared on May 23.

Along with Lok Sabha elections, Odisha is also going for assembly polls. The voting for the Odisha assembly will take place in four phases along with the Lok Sabha elections.

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Candidates Party Status Votes
Mahesh Sahoo BJD

Won

522884
Rudra Narayan Pany BJP

Lost

487472
Raja Kamakhya Prasad Singh Deo INC

Lost

80349
Nota NOTA

Lost

11254
Pradyumna Kumar Naik BSP

Lost

7789
Priyabrata Garnaik HND

Lost

6946
Bijaya Kumar Behera APOI

Lost

4742
Saroj Kumar Satpathy SKD

Lost

3877
Manasi Swain SUCI

Lost

3295
Ranjan Kumar Sahoo BMFP

Lost

2914

Dhenkanal News

4 killed, 10 injured as wall collapses in Odisha

4 killed, 10 injured as wall collapses in Odisha

Trading activities were underway when a portion of the boundary wall suddenly caved in, killing four people on spot -- all of them were vendors, police said.

Jun 09, 2019, 13:44 PM IST
Dhenkanal Lok Sabha Constituency of Odisha: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Dhenkanal Lok Sabha Constituency of Odisha: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Dhenkanal Lok Sabha Constituency of Odisha.

Apr 15, 2019, 12:14 PM IST
Dhenkanal Lok Sabha Constituency

Dhenkanal Lok Sabha Constituency

Tathagata Satpathy of BJD is the incumbent Member of Parliament from this constituency.

Apr 13, 2019, 20:15 PM IST
IIMCAA Connections 2019 held in Mumbai, Bhubaneswar and Dhenkanal; Piyush Pandey and Jayajit Dash awarded IFFCO IIMCAA Awards

IIMCAA Connections 2019 held in Mumbai, Bhubaneswar and Dhenkanal; Piyush Pandey and Jayajit Dash awarded IFFCO IIMCAA Awards

The IIMC Alumni Association's annual alumni event Connections 2019 was organised in Mumbai, Bhubaneswar and Dhenkanal.

Mar 06, 2019, 06:41 AM IST