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Tejashwi, Manjhi to attend Sonia's dinner next week

IANS  |  Patna 

of Opposition and former are likely to attend the dinner hosted by former in on March 13, an RJD said on Saturday.

Tejashwi Yadav, who is also a former Deputy and younger son of Rashtriya (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad, has been invited to the dinner by Sonia Gandhi, the close to him said here.

In the absence of Lalu Prasad, would be the main player for RJD, an ally of the party.

is currently lodged in a jail in Ranchi in connection with two fodder scam cases.

Danish Rizwan, the of Manjhi's Hindustani Awam Morcha-Secular (HAM-S), said had invited the to the dinner. "will attend the dinner," he said.

Manjhi's HAM-S on February-end formally joined the of RJD and Congress, hours after he announced its exit from the (BJP)-led

is understood to have invited the opposition leaders for the dinner to discuss the political situation in the country, ahead of the next Lok Sabha polls likely early next year.

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First Published: Sat, March 10 2018. 23:14 IST
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