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AAP says will contest Lok Sabha elections in states to defeat BJP

AAP leader Bhagwant Mann said his party wasn't in 'formal or informal talks with the Congress for an alliance'.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal with his deputy Manish Sisodia at Delhi Secretariat on Thursday photo: pti

Press Trust of India New Delhi
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Friday decided to contest parliamentary elections in states where it believes the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) can be defeated.

AAP leader Bhagwant Mann said his party wasn’t in "formal or informal" talks with the Congress for an alliance and it was capable of contesting elections independently in Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Goa and Chandigarh.

The consensus in AAP’s national executive was that the "autocracy" of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah in the country is "dangerous" for the people and the freedom of the country, AAP Delhi convenor Gopal Rai told reporters after

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First Published: Dec 28 2018 | 11:11 PM IST

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