Bhubaneswar, May 25 -- Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik exercised his democratic franchise in Bhubaneswar in Odisha Phase III Elections today.

Accompanied by his security personnel, the BJD Supremo reached the polling station by walking from his residence Naveen Niwas, and cast his vote at Booth No.114 amid a crowd at the voting centre.

"I expect the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) to have a great victory both Assembly and in the Parliament elections. We will form a very stable government in the state again because of the people of the state's blessings and the blessing of Lord Jagannath," Patnaik told media after casting votes.

He requested all voters especially the youngsters to come out, vote and express their democratic rights.

Notably, Patnai...