Opposition BJP and Congress Tuesday attacked the ruling BJD in Odisha accusing it of failing to generate employment for teenagers and curbing atrocities in opposition to ladies.

The Congress held a rally at Baripada in Mayurbhanj district on the second day of the get together’s Jan Sampark Jatra, whereas the BJP held its state workplace bearers assembly right here.

Leaders of each the events mentioned that they’d increase the difficulty of unemployment, regulation and order, atrocities in opposition to ladies, and different points within the monsoon session of the meeting starting on July 2. Within the BJP’s assembly attended by the nationwide secretary of the saffron get together Harish Dwivedi and employees and leaders of 12 Parliamentary constituencies, the get together reviewed its efficiency within the just lately concluded city and panchayat elections. A blueprint was being ready to make sure the get together’s win within the 2024 basic elections and strengthen the get together’s base on the grassroots degree, BJP sources mentioned. The get together’s state government assembly will start right here on Wednesday, mentioned BJP state basic secretary Lekhashree Samantsinghar. “Within the state government assembly, proposals to thank Prime Minister Narendra Modi for nominating Odisha’s Droupadi Murmu as its Presidential candidate and climbing the minimal assist value (MSP) for paddy will come up, ” she mentioned.

Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) president Sarat Pattnayak claimed on the Baripada rally, “The BJP and the BJD are two sides of the identical coin. The get together leaders quarrel in Odisha whereas they hug one another in Delhi.” Strongly opposing the Centre’s Agnipath scheme, the Congress chief mentioned the get together won’t tolerate such a programme “which is able to make the nation and its youths weak”. The Congress chief referred to as upon youths to oppose any programme which was in opposition to their curiosity.

Accusing the BJD authorities of failing to offer employment for the youths, Pattnayak mentioned, “If Congress involves energy after the 2024 elections, youth and girls shall be our precedence.” The Congress chief additionally identified that whereas the state’s debt burden was simply Rs 19,000 crore in 2000 when the BJD got here to the ability, it has now mounted to Rs 1.20 lakh crore. “The state authorities has been portray a rosy image of the economic system whereas Odisha has plunged right into a debt lure,” he alleged.

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