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Balasore 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 Balasore Lok Sabha Constituency of Odisha.

Balasore Lok Sabha Constituency of Odisha: Full list of candidates, polling dates
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Balasore Lok Sabha Constituency, is one of 21 Lok Sabha constituencies in the eastern state of Odisha and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 29.

Navajyoti Patnaik of Indian National Congress, Pratap Chandra Sarangi of Bharatiya Janata Party, Rabindra Kumar Jena of Biju Janata Dal and Haji SK Abdul Istar of All India Trinamool Congress are a few noted candidates for general election 2019 from the Balasore Lok Sabha Constituency of Odisha.

Votings for Lok Sabha election will happen in 4 phases in Odisha – on April 11, April 18, April 23 and April 29. The results will be declared on May 23. 

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

Odisha Lok Sabha constituencies: All you need to know

SL. NO. Candidate Name Party Name
1 NAVAJYOTI PATNAIK Indian National Congress
2 PRATAP CHANDRA SARANGI Bharatiya Janata Party
3 RABINDRA KUMAR JENA Biju Janata Dal
4 HAJI SK ABDUL ISTAR All India Trinamool Congress
5 MOHAMMED ALLI Ambedkar National Congress
6 RAMAKANTA PANDA Purvanchal Janta Party (Secular)
7 SUBHASH Pragatishil Samajwadi Party (Lohia)
8 JAGANNATH DAS Independent
9 BASANTALATA PATTANAYAK Independent
10 JADUNATH SETHI Independent
11 RAMANATH BARIK Independent
12 SAROJ KUMAR PANDA Independent

Also read: Balasore Lok Sabha Constituency

Balasore Lok Sabha constituency covers seven assembly segments –  Badasahi, Jaleswar, Bhograi, Basta, Balasore, Remuna and Nilagiri.

In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Rabindra Kumar Jena of the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) – won with a  margin of over 1.41 lakh votes. He had defeated Pratap Chandra Sarangi of the Bharatiya Janata Party. While Jena had secured 433768 votes Sarangi got 291943 votes.