Pipili, Mar 30: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) Rudra Maharathy and Congress candidate Ajit Mangaraj will file their nomination paper for the Pipili by-poll today.
According to sources, the BJD and Congress nominees will file their papers at Puri sub-collector office today.
Earlier, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Ashrit Patnaik had filed his nomination for the by-poll. Accompanied by BJP State unit president Samir Mohanty and a few party MLAs, the saffron party leader filed his nomination at the Additional District Magistrate’s (ADM’s) office here.
The last day for filling nomination paper is March 30. Scrutiny will be held on March 31. The last date for withdrawal of nomination papers is April 3.
Polling will be held on April 17 and votes will be counted on May 2.