Bhubaneswar: With the results of four-phase simultaneous election in Odisha all set to be declared on Thursday (May 23), Sambad-Kanak News conducted an opinion poll to gauge the mood of the voters.
The 2019 polls conducted in seven phases came to an end this evening. While results will be formally announced on Thursday, Exit Poll surveys can only be published or aired after getting go-ahead from Election Commission of India, after conclusion of polls.
Exit poll or opinion poll is a compilation of voters’ account immediately after casting vote. In this report, we have compiled exit polls survey results for northern Odisha.
As many as five parliamentarians and 35 legislators are sent from northern Odisha.
As per the survey, BJP is likely to win three MP seats and BJD likely to emerge victorious in one parliamentary constituency while one seat will witness close contest. In assembly segment, BJD is likely to win 22 seats followed by BJP with 6 seats and Congress with four seats. Close fight is likely to be witnessed in 3 segments.
In Keonjhar parliamentary constituency, exit poll suggests that BJP candidate Ananta Naik is winning the seat that was won by BJD candidate Abhiram Naik in 2014. BJD has fielded Chandrani Murmu from this seat in this election.
TELKOI: Premananda Naik (BJD)
GHASIPURA: Niranjan Patnaik (Congress)
ANANDPUR: Bhagirathi Sethi (BJD)
PATNA: Jagannath Nayak (BJD)
KEONJHAR: Madhav Sardar (BJD)
CHAMPUA: Close fight between BJD’s Meenakshi Mahanta and BJP’s Murali Sharma.
KARANJIA: Basanti Hembram (BJD)
As per the survey, BJP’s Bisweswar Tudu is winning the seat that was won by BJD candidate Ramachandra Hansda in last election. BJD has fielded Debashis Marandi from this seat in this election.
JASHIPUR: Golakh Bihari Nayak (BJD)
SARASAKANA: Budhan Murmu (BJP)
RAIRANGPUR: Basanti Marandi (BJD)
BANGRIPOSI: Sudam Marandi (BJD)
UDALA: Srinath Soren (BJD)
BARIPADA: Sarojini Hembram (BJD)
MORADA: Krushna Chandra Mohapatra (BJP)
The survey indicates that BJD candidate Rabindra Jena is winning the parliamentary seat once again. BJP and Congress have fielded Pratap Sarangi and Nabajyoti Patnaik from the seat, respectively.
BADASAHI: Sanatan Bijuli (BJP)
JALESWAR: Ashwini Kumar Patra (BJD)
BHOGRAI: Ananta Das (BJD)
BASTA: Bijan Nayak (Congress)
BALASORE: Madan Mohan Dutta (BJP)
REMUNA: Gobinda Chandra Das (BJP)
NILGIRI: Santosh Khatua (BJD)
As per the exit poll survey, a close fight will be witnessed between BJD candidate Manjulata Mandal and BJP nominee Abhimanyu Sethi for the MP seat.
SORO: Surendra Paramanik (Congress)
SIMULIA: Padmalochan Panda (BJP)
BHANDARIPOKHARI: Prafulla Samal (BJD)
BHADRAK: Sanjeev Mallik (BJD)
BASUDEVPUR: Ashok Kumar Das (Congress)
DHAMNAGAR: Close fight between BJD’s Rajendra Kumar Das and Congress’ Bidyadhar Jena.
CHANDBALI: Byomakesh Ray (BJD)
As per the survey, BJP candidate Rudra Narayan Pani is winning the MP seat that was won by BJD heavyweight Tathagata Satapathy. BJD has fielded Mahesh Sahu from the seat this time.
DHENKANAL: Sudhir Kumar Samal (BJD)
HINDOL: Simarani Nayak (BJD)
KAMAKHYANAGAR: Prafulla Kumar Mallick (BJD)
PARJANGA: Nrusingha Charan Sahu (BJD)
PALLAHARA: Mukesh Pal (BJD)
TALCHER: Braja Kishore Pradhan (BJD)
ANGUL: Close fight between BJD’s Rajani Kant Singh and Congress’ Biplab Jena