23 May 2019
Bhubaneswar: Here is the final democratic mandate given by the citizens of politically sensitive Bolangir parliamentary constituency on April 18 (second phase polling of the General Elections-2019).
BJP MP candidate Sangeeta Singhdeo: Won by 19516 votes. (Total votes- 498086)
BJD MP candidate Kalikesh Narayan Singh Deo: Lost. (Total- 478570)
Congress MP candidate Samarendra Mishra: Lost. (Total- 271056)
While sitting MP Kalikesh Narayan Singh Deo had been fielded again by Biju Janata Dal (BJD) as its candidate, his contenders were Samarendra Mishra of Congress (Odisha Leader of Opposition Narasingha Mishra’s son) and Sangeeta Singhdeo of BJP (former local MP and wife of BJP’s Odisha Legislature Party leader K.V. Singhdeo).