Bhubaneswar: By the end of first round of counting of votes the the Patkura Assembly polls, BJD candidate Sabitri Agarwalla was ahead of BJP’s Bijay Mohapatra.
While Agarwalla got 6, 835 votes, Mohapatra polled 3,808 votes. The votes are being counted at 18 tables in the Kendrapara Autonomous College. As many as 12 platoons of police personnel have been deployed.
During the first round of counting, all postal votes were counted, according to reports.