Bhubaneswar: The Congress announced the candidates for three more Assembly constituencies.
Basant Kumar Maharana has been fielded as the party candidate from Khandapada Assembly constituency, Swagatika Patnaik from Khurda Assembly seat.
Ajit Mangaraj has been fielded from Pipili seat after Yudhistihra Samantray, who was earlier named to contest from the seat, decided to not fight the polls.
Meanwhile, sources said the Congress today changed three more candidates that it had fielded for the ensuing Lok Sabha and Assembly elections.
As per the reports, Fakir Nayak was replaced by Mohan Hembram for Keonjhar Lok Sabha seat, Telkoi Assembly candidate Mohan Hembram was replaced by Prashant Dalei while Binod Nayak was fielded from Patana Assembly seat instead of Gopeswar Nayak.