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AAP ties up with Apna Dal (Krishna Patel) for LS polls

IANS  |  Lucknow 

On a day the SP and BSP sealed an alliance for the polls in Uttar Pradesh, the (AAP) also concluded a deal with the (Krishna Patel) on Saturday.

Announcing the alliance, AAP's said the alliance has been agreed upon in principle and that seat-sharing talks were under way.

Singh, who is in Ayodhya as part of a yatra, said the two parties will contest all seats in the state.

(Krishna Patel) is the faction of the party led by its founder Sone Lal Patel's widow while the other being the (S) led by Anupriya Patel, who is a in the

Vaibhav Maheshwari, in Uttar Pradesh, told IANS that talks had been going on for a long time with Apna Dal (Krishna Patel) and that the ideology of zero corruption and secularism had brought the two parties together.

"We both are against corruption and against communal forces," he added.

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First Published: Sat, January 12 2019. 17:56 IST
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