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Left Front announces candidates in 25 Bengal seats

IANS  |  Kolkata 

The on Friday announced its candidates for 25 of West Bengal's 42 seats, including the two seats won by the CPI-M in 2014.

Seventeen seats have been left unannounced, which would be divided between parties and the Congress, Chairman said in a release.

Among the 25 seats, major Communist Party of (CPI-M) will contest in 15 seats, while the partners - the (AIFB), the (RSP) and the (CPI) - will contest in the remaining 10 seats.

Stating that seat adjustment talks are on with the so that the anti-Trinamool Congress, anti-BJP votes do not get divided in Bengal, Bose said Front did not field any candidate in the four seats won by in 2014, as both parties had previously agreed on not having any "mutual contest".

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First Published: Fri, March 15 2019. 19:38 IST
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