Jeypore. March.18. Bhagawan Bahinipati brother of Taraprasad Bahinipati MLA Jeypore won the Chairman post of Koraput Municipality in by election held on Friday. 21 Councill Municipality Congress candidate Bhagawan Bahinipati elected, defeating his only BJD candidate &;vice-Chairperson of the Municility Sanjulata Roth by one vote margin. .He secured 11 votes in keen contest. BJD candidate got 10 votes. Party possition in Municipality is congress 10, BJD 10. and one Independent. The chairman post is laying vacant after resignation of Biswabhusan Patnaik. Taraprasad Bahinipati MLA , Jeypore and Krushna Chandra Sagaria , MLA , Koraput with Congress party workers while expressing joy over the winning of Bhagaban Bahinipati victory.
|Congress workers enjoying the victory|
|Jeypor MLA Traprasad Bahinipati & Koraput MLA Krishna sagaria|
|Elected Chairman Bhagawan Bahinipati.|