Berhampur: March 31 (Localwire): Union minister and senior BJP leader Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday conducted road-shows and rallies in support of party candidates in Digapahandi and Berhampur assembly seats in Ganjam district.
“Vote for BJP if you want to support Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his quest for clean governance and development in the country,” he said at an election meeting in Digaphandi.
He criticized the Naveen Patnaik government for alleged involvement of its leaders in chit-fund scams. “The time has come to change the state government,” he said.
Pradhan expressed hope that the party candidates would win the seats.
Digaphandi and Berhampur will go to poll in the first phase on April 11.
BJP has fielded its state unit general secretary Bhrugu Baxipatra from Berhampur and Pinki Pradhan from Digaphandi.