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BJP, Asom Gana Parishad to ally for LS polls : Ram Madhav

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BJP on Tuesday said that the BJP and will jointly contest in in the upcoming with forming the third cornerstone of the alliance.

Candidates will contest for 14 constituencies in in the Lok Sabha polls that will be held in the state in three phases beginning April 11 and ending April 23.

"BJP and (AGP) have decided to work together in the coming in to defeat will be the third partner in the alliance" Madhav, who is also in charge of the

The AGP had snapped ties with the BJP in January after differences over the Citizenship (Ammendment) Bill 2016.

The AGP along with (BPF) and BJP had contested the 2016 polls and formed the government unseating the that had ruled the state for three consecutive terms since 2001.

The on Sunday announced the dates for the Lok Sabha election 2019. The Lok Sabha elections will be held in seven phases from April 11 to May 19. The votes will be counted on May 23.

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First Published: Wed, March 13 2019. 01:46 IST