Bhubaneswar: Hundreds of BJP workers from Dabugaan and Umerkote in Nabarangpur district today joined the Biju Janata Dal *(BJD) in presence of CM and BJD chief Naveen Patnaik at his residence in Bhubaneswar.
Sangram Paikrai who had recently resigned from BJP also joined the ruling regional party. CM Naveen Patnaik welcomed to the BJD.
“Around 2,500 BJP workers under the leadership of Sangram Paikrai have jained the BJD. Their joining will strenthen our party,” Naveen Patnaik said.