According to the list declared yesterday, the Biju Mahila Janata Dal State executive has named Meenakshi Mishra as a member of its State executive.
Meenakshi, who was a woman leader of Biju Mahila Janata Dal, died in February, 2020.
BJD organising secretary Pranab Prakash Das has published the list after it was approved by BJD president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik yesterday.
According to information, Meenakshi had attempted to commit suicide in front of the Brahmapur SP office on February 12, 2020, protesting a false case filed against her son. She had poured kerosene and set ablaze self on the day. Later she died on February 20 while undergoing treatment in the MKCG Medical College hospital. At this time, Meenakshi was State executive member of the Biju Mahila Janata Dal.
After two years of Meenakshi’s death, her name in the Biju Mahila Janata Dal executive list has been a matter of discussion in the city now.