Raghunathpali, Rourkela, Rajgangpur, Bonai, Birmaharajpur Assembly Elections 2019: Candidates, Poll Dates, Results Of Odisha Vidhan Sabha Seats
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Raghunathpali, Rourkela, Rajgangpur, Bonai and Birmaharajpur are among the 147 constituencies being contested in the ongoing Odisha assembly elections 2019. These five constituencies are scheduled to go to polls in the second phase of the elections, to be held on April 18. Voting will be held in these vidhan sabha seats between 7am in the morning to 5pm in the evening. Check Full Schedule of Odisha Assembly Elections 2019 Schedule.

Results of 2014: Out of these 5, the Congress, BJP and CPI(M) had won 1 seat each, whereas, the BJD was victorious in two constituencies.

Among these five constituencies, Rourkela is of general category, whereas, Raghunathpali, Rajgangpur, Bonai and Birmaharajpur are reserved for the scheduled castes (SC).

Raghunathpali, Rourkela, Rajgangpur, Bonai, Birmaharajpur Assembly Elections 2019: Candidates, Poll Dates, Results Of Odisha Vidhan Sabha Seats

Raghunathpali

Congress Candidate  Prasanta Kumar Sethi
BJD Candidate  Subrat Tarai
BJP Candidate  Jagabandhu Behera
Past Winner (Current MLA)  Subrat Tarai - BJD
Poll Date  April 18

Rourkela

Congress Candidate  Biren Senapaty
BJD Candidate  Sarada Prasad Nayak
BJP Candidate  Nihar Ray
Past Winner (Current MLA) Dilip Ray - BJP
Poll Date  April 18

Rajgangpur

Congress Candidate   C S RAAZEN EKKA
BJD Candidate Mangala Kisan
BJP Candidate  NARASINGHA MINZ
Past Winner (Current MLA) Mangala Kisan - BJD
Poll Date  April 18

Bonai

Congress Candidate  JANARDAN DEHURY
BJD Candidate  RANJIT KISHAN
BJP Candidate  ANIL KUMAR BARLA
Past Winner (Current MLA) Laxman Munda - CPI(M)
Poll Date  April 18

Birmaharajpur

Congress Candidate  BINOD PATRA
BJD Candidate PADMANABHA BEHERA
BJP Candidate  RAGHUNATH JAGADALA
Past Winner (Current MLA) Padmanabh Behera - BJD
Poll Date  April 18

Voting for the Odisha assembly elections 2019 commenced on April 11, when the first phase of the contest was held. As per the scheduled prepared by the polling body, the state will elect its MLAs in four phases, ending on April 29. Results will be declared on May 23. In the last assembly elections, the government of Naveen Patnaik was re-elected to power, with the BJD winning 107 of the 147 vidhan sabha seats, whereas, the Congress and the BJP were restricted to 16 and 10 constituencies, respectively.