Pyari Mohan Mohapatra

  • Odisha Jan Morcha launches campaign for CMC polls in style January 15, 2014

    Cuttack: Rajya Sabha Member Pyari Mohan Mohapatra on Wednesday has launched campaign for his newly formed political party Odisha Jana Morcha (OJM) for the forthcoming Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) election. Mohapatra began the campaign by flying kite, party's symbol granted by the Election Commission last month, on the auspicious occasion...
  • Mohapatra threatens to expose corruption in coal sector November 25, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: Stepping up his attack on the Naveen Patnaik government, expelled BJD leader Pyari Mohan Mohapatra on Saturday threatened to expose corruption in Odisha's coal sector. "There are documents a 'brahmastra' relating to corruption in the coal sector, involving Sainik firm. The weapon will expose and unmask those responsible...
  • Odisha: Naveen Patnaik expels rebel MP from BJD November 16, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: Rebel Biju Janata Dal (BJD) leader and Rajya Sabha MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra, who was suspended from the party six months ago for attempting a coup against the Naveen Patnaik government, was on Friday expelled for antiparty activities. The decision to expel Mohapatra, who had floated the Odisha Jana...
  • BJD split wide open, Mohapatra attacks Patnaik June 5, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: After a failed rebellion attempt by BJD MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra against the Naveen Patnaik government in Odisha leading to his suspension from the party the NaveenPyari war is now leading to the illegal money generated from the mining scam in the state. A whopping sum of...
  • Naveen called minister a 'bloody fellow': Mohapatra June 5, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: Suspended BJD leader and MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra on Monday alleged that Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had threatened Sarada Prasad Nayak before sacking him from the council of ministers. "Patnaik had called Nayak over phone and addressed him as bloody fellow and also threatened...
  • 'Naveen is shielding politicians in mining scam' June 4, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: Suspended rebel Biju Janata Dal (BJD) leader and MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra on Monday accused Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik of shielding politicians involved in the mining scam though he (Naveen) was not personally involved in any scam. "The Chief Minister did not allow state vigilance to begin persecution against...
  • Odisha CM to meet BJD MLAs, MPs today June 1, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister and BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik will be meeting party colleagues on Friday. Patnaik came back to Bhubaneswar on Thursday night to a grand welcome by partymen who came in huge numbers to show solidarity after a rebellion by Naveen's confidant and BJD MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra...
  • Naveen encircled by conspirators: Pyari Mohan May 30, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: BJD MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra on Wednesday claimed that Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik was encircled by a group of conspirators comprising ministers, parliamentarians and MLAs who were trying to topple his government. "The conspirators comprising, ministers, MPs and MLAs want to topple Patnaik in order to fulfil their vested...
  • Party MLA trying to kill him: BJD MP Pyari Mohan May 30, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: Senior BJD leader and MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra on Wednesday alleged that a gangster has been hired by one of his party MLAs to kill him. "A Kolkatabased gangster Sunil Dutta has been engaged by an MLA of our party. I will not disclose the name of the MLA. I...
  • No split in the party: Odisha BJD MP Pyari Mohan May 30, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra on Wednesday dismissed reports of any split within the party and said that Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik continues to be the party leader. BJD MP Jay Panda also said that there was no rebellion within the BJD. "We have had a...
  • Odisha crisis: Patnaik may cut short his UK visit May 30, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) is heading towards a split with Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's confidante and BJD MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra has reportedly turned rebellious against him. CNNIBN has now learnt that Patnaik is cutting short his first visit to London in ten years and rushing home....