Bhubaneswar: BJD and BJP, the political Big B’s of Odisha, on Thursday announced the star campaigners for the Patkura Assembly election scheduled on July 20.
The ruling party heavyweights to hit the campaign trail are:
Naveen Patnaik, Pramila Mallick, Prafulla Mallick, Sashi Bhushan Behera, Debi Prasad Mishra, Pratap Keshari Deb, Pratap Jena, Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak, Pradip Panigrahi, Sanjay Dasburma, Arun Kumar Sahu, Pranab Prakash Das, Samir Ranjan Dash, Sustanta Singh, Dibya Shankar Mishra, Raghunandan Das, Rajendra Sahu, Sharada Nayak, Chandra Sarathi Behera, Praban Balabantray, Arabinda Dhali, Umakant Samantray, Ananta Jena, Byomakesh Ray, Braja Kishore Pradhan, Ashok Kumar Bal, Debi Ranjan Tripathy, Bikram Panda, Sudhir Samal, Latika Pradhan, Souvik Biswal, Ayub Khan, Mujibullah Khan, Subash Singh, Minati Behera, Sweta Snigdha Mishra, Anubhav Mohanty, Akash Das Nayak, Kuna Tripathy, Arindam Ray and Arindam Roy.
On the other hand, the saffron party will bank on:
Dharmendra Pradhan, Pratap Sarangi, Arun Singh, Baijayant Panda, Jual Oram, Suresh Pujari, Sambit Patra, Basant Panda, Biswabhushan Harichandan, KV Singhdeo, Manmohan Samal, Aparajita Sarangi, Sangeeta Singh Deo, Pradip Nayak, Bishnu Sethi, Mohan Majhi, Samir Dey, Damodar Rout, Surama Padhi, Samir Mohanty, Kharavela Swain, Rudra Narayan Pani, Manas Mohanty, Prithviraj Harichandan, Bhrugu Buxipatra, Pravati Parida, Thakur Ranjit Das, Raghunath Mohanty, Jayanarayan Mishra, Subash Panigrahi, Madan Mohan Dutta, Lalitendu Bidyadhar Mohapatra, Jayant Sarangi, Sukanta Nayak, Nauri Nayak, Mukesh Mahalinga, Sritam Das, Anu Choudhury, Pinki Pradhan and Hari Mahapatra.