Odisha Panchayat Elections 2017 – Eligible Candidate List

Odisha Panchayat Elections 2017

The final list of selected candidates in Odisha Panchayat Elections. Election Commission released qualified candidate list for Odisha Panchayat Elections – Block Wise/Constituency Wise

Today, we have the latest information regarding Odisha Panchayat polls. The Orissa election commission released the list of eligible candidates, which has been made mainly by the nominations registered by the applicants. If you are also an applicant or a curious voter, you need to see this selected list. This list is available in PDF format and can be downloaded easily. Or, you can just view the file here. Let’s find here out.


Concerned Department – State Election Commission (SEC), Odisha

Number of Nomination papers filed
Zilla Parishad Member – 3,880
Sarpanch – 33,348
Panchayat Samiti Members – 27,475
Ward Members – 1,56,086

Total Nominations – 2,20,789

Selected candidates list release date – 21st January 2016 (Thursday)

The eligible nominee list is the list of those applicants who have been elected. On a simple note, the nomination form of these applicants have been received and considered appropriate by the Odisha election commission. If the name of any candidate who submitted the nomination form is not on the list, this apparently means that his/her application is rejected. There could be various reasons for the rejection; In that case, you can contact the particular department for clarification. Odisha election selected candidate list will contain position-wise names in the constituencies & Panchayats of every block. So, all the people who are interested need to use the given details.


For pdf file download or to view the candidate list, follow the given steps –

▪  First of all, visit this page.

▪  Once you are on the page, you will receive various notifications on the home page.

▪  Now you need to look for the message or highlighted notification that says – “Publication of final list of contesting candidates.”

▪  Once you find that, click on the link for downloading the PDF file.

▪  Once the PDF is downloaded, you can use any PDF viewer software to view the file contents.

Note – The election commission of Odisha has already confirmed that on 21st of January after 3:00 PM, the list of final competing candidates will be made available on the official site. Once it is there, we will also provide you list on this very page. You will be able to download the file from this page itself.

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