Launching padayatra in Bhubaneswar, the BJD President Navin Patnaik drew attention of people to a series of corruption scandals in the UPA government. “The UPA government has been taking thousands crores of rupees from Odisha in the name of different taxes, whatever the state gets is very negligible,” Patnaik said at the launch. The MLAs and leaders held similar programs in all the districts of Odisha. Congress also adopted the padyatra to woo the people.
The Congress, after the massive September 6 rally at Bhubaneswar, launched its week-long padyatra from Swaraj Ashram in Cuttack.
The most popular citizen journalists' reports on merinews chosen automatically on the basis of views and comments
View more jobs