Bhubaneswar: Keeping in view the controversial statements made by the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) leaders during the recent past days, party Supremo Naveen Pattnaik on Monday called for a meeting of party spokespersons at Naveen Niwas to ensure better coordination among them.
Around ten party spokespersons were selected by the Supremo to attend the meeting. Statements issued by some party leaders on varied issues has put the party under embarrassing situation many a times. A recent remark of a senior party leader Bhartruhari Mahatab on Congress-BJD alliance has was quite contrary to the stand followed by the party. Following this Naveen Pattnaik has asked for explanation from Mahatab for delivering such controversial statement.