Bhubaneswar: Sikta, daughter of deceased Pyari Mohan Mohapatra today has been appointed as the General Secretary of Odisha Jana Morcha (OJM).
In a statement before the media, Sikta said, “I will work with best effort to fulfill my father’s dreams. I would rigorously fight to seek justice and protection for the tribal community.
Under the leadership of Pyari’s daughter, OJM party hopes for getting the taste of success in 2019 legislative election.
Pyari founded OJM (Odisha Jana Morcha) as a rebel party and fought in the 2014 state elections without much success. After spending months at the Hinduja Hospital in Mumbai in a critical condition, the “Chanakya of Odisha politics” died on 19 March 2017.