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Cong leader Rita Bahuguna Joshi to join BJP

She is said to be upset that Congress projected Sheila Dikshit as its chief ministerial face for UP polls

Archis Mohan  |  New Delhi 

Congress leader Rita Bahuguna Joshi is set to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the coming days. Joshi, the Congress’ Brahmin face and daughter of former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna, is said to be upset that her party projected former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit as its chief ministerial face for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh elections. Joshi had led the Congress in the 2012 assembly polls in UP. The Congress, after its success in UP in 2009 Lok Sabha elections where it had surprised many by winning 21 of the 80 seats, performed poorly in the 2012 ...

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She is said to be upset that Congress projected Sheila Dikshit as its chief ministerial face for UP polls Congress leader Rita Bahuguna Joshi is set to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the coming days. Joshi, the Congress’ Brahmin face and daughter of former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna, is said to be upset that her party projected former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit as its chief ministerial face for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh elections. Joshi had led the Congress in the 2012 assembly polls in UP. The Congress, after its success in UP in 2009 Lok Sabha elections where it had surprised many by winning 21 of the 80 seats, performed poorly in the 2012 ... image
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Cong leader Rita Bahuguna Joshi to join BJP

She is said to be upset that Congress projected Sheila Dikshit as its chief ministerial face for UP polls

Congress leader Rita Bahuguna Joshi is set to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the coming days. Joshi, the Congress’ Brahmin face and daughter of former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna, is said to be upset that her party projected former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit as its chief ministerial face for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh elections. Joshi had led the Congress in the 2012 assembly polls in UP. The Congress, after its success in UP in 2009 Lok Sabha elections where it had surprised many by winning 21 of the 80 seats, performed poorly in the 2012 ...

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