Bhubaneswar, April 4 -- A thrilling fight could be on the cards in the Korei Assembly seat as actress and Minister Pritiranjan Ghadei's wife, Jhilik Bhattacharjee on Thursday expressed her desire to contest from the Korei seat.

Hundreds of Jhilik's followers today reached Minister Ghadei's residence in Jajpur Road and demanded that Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik give the actress a chance to contest the election from the Korei Assembly seat.

"If the Chief Minister gives me a chance, I will definitely join the poll battle and serve my Korei people," said Bhattacharya.

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