Bhubaneswar, Sept 13 (LocalWire): The major political parties in the state today expressed confidence over the prospects of winning the Tirtol and Balasore bypolls.
The Congress party, BJP and BJD leaders today said that they are in their last stages of finalizing candidates for the polls.
Congress leader Suresh Routray said, “We have recommended 6 names including a woman leader. Navjyoti Patnaik is also a strong candidate for Balasore seat,”
The BJD on the other hand has formed a 5-member team to supervise the polls. “We have formed a panel of five senior leaders who will give their inputs on the elections. We are hopeful of winning on both the seats,” party leader Debasis Samantray said.
The BJP on the other hand said that they have making the list of candidates which will be soon taken by the Parliamenatary Board for approval.
BJP leader Prithivraj Harichandan said that they are confident of the win and in the process of finalizing the names.