Bhubaneswar: Three women figure in BJD’s first list of 9 candidates for Lok Sabha
1. Kaushalya Hikaka from Koraput
2. Sunita Biswal from Sundergarh
3. Pramila Bisoyi from Aska
Kaushalya Hikaka is w/o sitting BJD MP from Koraput, Jhinia Hikaka. Sunita Biswal is d/o former Odisha Congress CM,Hemanada Biswal. Pramila Bisoyi, an SHG activist since 18 years, to contest from Aska LS contituency. Bisoyi has less than 1 acre of land;has won awards for her initiatives.