Bhubaneswar, Jan 27: Today famous Odia Industry actors, Uttam Mohanty and Asit Pati joined the ruling party, BJD. Both the stars were present at the Odisha CM and BJD supremo, Naveen Patnaik’s residence Naveen Niwas. There they in a formal manner joined the party.
Uttam Mohanty expressed his happiness saying that since his childhood he had been a follower of Biju Patnaik and during the days of the Utkal Congress, he was the general secretary of the student wing. Now upon joining the party, his main motive will be to see the holistic development of Mayurbhanj, his native district. Also Asit Pati said that during the time of BIju Patnaik, he was an activist of the Utkal Congress party. upon being impressed by his work, the then Patnaik had assigned him a job at Paradip port.