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AIMIM likely to vote for Meira, Gopalkrishna Gandhi: sources

Press Trust of India  |  Hyderabad 

Ten legislators of the All (AIMIM) are likely to vote for the opposition presidential candidate, Meira Kumar, in the tomorrow, party sources today said here.

AIMIM decided to support Kumar at a meeting chaired by Asaduddin Owaisi last week, the sources said.

"Ten lawmakers of AIMIM are likely to vote for Meira Kumar," they said, adding that president and leaders had spoken to AIMIM chief Owaisi, seeking his party's support.

Also, the AIMIM is most likely to vote for the opposition's candidate Gopalkrishna Gandhi in the for the vice-president's post, they said.

AIMIM has 10 legislators, including MP and party chief Asaduddin Owaisi. The party has seven legislators in Telangana, including Chandrayangutta Akbaruddin Owaisi, and two MLAs in Maharashtra.

nominee Ram Nath Kovind is pitted against opposition candidate in tomorrow's for the country's top political office.

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First Published: Sun, July 16 2017. 16:42 IST