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LS polls: Tripura Congress rubbishes reports of alliance with CPI(M)

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on Monday rubbished reports of a pre-poll alliance with the in the state ahead of the upcoming

party told ANI, "This is rubbish, is the party which is politically fighting against the CPI(M) since pre-independence to till date. So there is no reason to make any underground or over-ground understanding with the "

Substantiating his argument Dey added, "A vested interested group is spreading this news for their own interest. Congress and here in will never go for any understanding and we have resolved firmly that there will be no understanding with the "

Dey claimed that CPIM's current condition shows that they are a decaying force.

"At the level CPIM is a decaying force, the role of CPIM here goes in favour of BJP. They totally failed to play the role of opposition party here in Tripura. People are now leaving BJP and CPIM and joining Congress in Tripura," said the Congress

The Election Commission of on March 10 announced the full schedule of phase-wise and constituency-wise voting for Tripura in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls that will begin on April 11. Political parties will be contesting for 2 seats.

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First Published: Tue, March 12 2019. 05:33 IST