Balasore, Oct 22: Two jatra actors have come forward to support Benudhar Barik, 91 year old-independent candidate for the November 3 by-poll to the Balasore assembly constituency, who has started campaigning on his bi-cycle.
Controversial’ Jatra actress Rani Panda and actor Dama Panda will be campaigning for Barik on Saturday and Sunday respectively.
Political observers believe that the campaigning by the two popular Jatra artists in favour of independent nominee Benudhar will add to his vote catch this time.
On Wednesday, the actress on social media announced that she would be campaigning for Barik and urge people to vote for him.
Besides, the two actors, lawyers, social activists and youths are being seen campaigning for Barik.