NF Bureau: Former BJD MP from Kendrapara, Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda, who joined BJP at the party headquarters in New Delhi on March 4, was given a rousing welcome by the State BJP this afternoon upon his arrival in Bhubaneswar.
Jay Panda was taken to BJP office in a huge bike procession after he arrived at the Bhubaneswar Airport.
Later, he was accorded a formal welcome at the BJP party office. Union Ministers Dharmendra Pradhan & Jual Oram, BJP’s State in-charge Arun Singh, BJP’s National Spokesperson Dr. Sambit Patra, State President Basant Panda, Leader of BJP in Odisha Assembly KV Singhdeo, Senior leaders Biswabhushan Harichandan, Manmohan Samal, Dr. Giridhar Gamang and others were present at the occasion.
The BJP leaders and workers looked much enthusiastic and high in spirit while welcoming Jay Panda. A few other senior politicians in Odisha may join BJP soon, it is believed.
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