BJD Supremo Naveen Patnaik is on action mode. He removed Dr Damodar Rout from BJD Vice-President Post, today. Along with he has removed Dr Rout from observer post of Dhenkanal BJD. In a Press release BJD party office has informed media on this, Saturday evening.
Yesterday, he was removed from the ministry by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for his derogatory remark against Brahmin community. He was working as agriculture minister. He is the person who is always in media for his controversial statements.
75 years old Rout has been elected to State Assembly for 7 times. Opposition BJP was demanding his suspension from Party Vice-Prsident post.