So near Droupadis' house, yet so far from any light

Authorities say that around 20 families depend on kerosene lamps to survive after dark . NDA presidential candidate Droupadi Murmus named by NDA presidential candidate Droupadi Murmus .

Bhubaneswar: Authorities said that a village named by NDA presidential candidate Droupadi Murmus in Mayurbhanj district still lacks electricity.Authorities say that around 20 families, including the nephew of Droupadis, Biranchi Narayan Tudu, depend on kerosene lamps to survive after dark.Biranchi, the son of Droupadis' older brother Bhagat Charan Tudu, is a farmer.Droupadi was born in Uparbeda village, under Kusumi block.

Although Badasahi has electricity, Dungrisahi, where about 20 families live, including Droupadis kin, has no electricity.