Bhubaneswar: With the first-phase General Elections nearing, the Naveen Niwas, residence of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, here is witnessing queues of aspirants for Lok Sabha and Assembly seats and rush of leaders and their supporters coming to join the BJD each day.
On Friday, hundreds of aspirants came and submitted personal profile books to the Political Secretary of the Chief Minister.
Besides, leader and their supporters from Mayurbhanj district gathered at the Naveen Niwas before they were welcomed by the BJD supremo.
A temporary tent has been erected for media reporters to cover these happenings. Drinking water and all other required facilities have been put in place.