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It is against this backdrop that journalist Ruben Banerjee, who has covered Odisha politics for more than three decades and has known the reticent and reclusive chief minister since his pre politics days, published his political biography Naveen Patnaik.
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You start your book with a comparison canada goose clearance between Naveen Patnaik and other political heirs like Akhilesh Yadav and Rahul Gandhi. Do you think Mr Patnaik would have achieved what he did had he not been in Odisha but a state like Uttar Pradesh or Bihar?
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It will be a bitterly contested election. But for the first time ever during the past 18 years of his rule canada goose uk shop Naveen Patnaik buy canada goose jacket cheap is possibly facing his toughest challenge.
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Now for the first time, I think the BJP is more organised and Naveen is facing a tough challenge.
What will happen one doesn’t know. I would still say that Naveen Patnaik has Canada Goose Coats On Sale his nose ahead, but it will be a tough contest.
On one hand he faces such a challenge from the BJP, and on canada goose coats on sale the other he supports the central government on every issue be it the no confidence motion or the Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election.
It is in contrast to other regional players fighting an existential battle. Like the Telugu Desam Party which thought it fit to leave the NDA (National Democratic Alliance) fold and oppose the government.
This is exactly the speciality of Naveen Patnaik.
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