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PM Modi will be in history books if we join Mayawati's grand alliance: Congress

ANI  |  New Delhi [India] 

Delighted over (BSP) supremo Mayawati's proposal for a 'mahagathbandhan' (grand alliance) of anti-parties for 2019 general elections, the on Sunday said that the grand old party would also join in the race to oust the saffron party from politics.

"I am delighted that in her own accord has agreed to join this alliance. I think even without the it is already strong enough to take on the But if the comes into it and I hope it will, then there is no hope for Prime Minister , except to see him consigned to the books of history," Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar told ANI.

Addressing her party members on the 126th birth anniversary of B.R. Ambedkar, chief said that she was open to enter into alliance with any political party to defeat the

"The now has no reservations in taking the help of anti-BJP parties in its fight against EVM tampering and the BJP as it is the democracy which comes first...we have to keep democracy alive," she said.

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First Published: Sun, April 16 2017. 07:57 IST