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My part in defeating Digvijaya already done: Uma Bharti

IANS  |  Bhopal 

and Union Minister Uma Bharti, whose name has been mentioned as a probable against senior in Bhopal, on Sunday said she had already done her part in dislodging him from power and now the city's people would defeat him.

workers will be enough to defeat him, Uma Bharti, who has already announced her decision not to contest the Lok Sabha polls, said in series of tweets.

"I do not have the authority to select the party nominee from This decision will be taken by the party's However, it must be noted that it will not be difficult at all to defeat

"Let me remind of the past. Madhya Pradesh's then was defeated by the BJP's Laxminarayan Pande in the Assembly poll. (Current Lok Sabha Speaker) Sumitra Mahajan had defeated former in in 1989. Then (Chief Minister) had lost to Kushwaha in Satna and to in Hoshangabad," she tweeted.

said that in Bhopal, Alok Sanjar, Krishna Gaur, Rameshwar Sharma, Shailendra Sharma, Alok Sharma, Bhagwan Das Sabnani or - all those tipped as possible contenders - were enough to defeat and that her role had ended in 2003, when she succeeded him as after the BJP dislodged the Congress, which had been in power since 1993.



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First Published: Sun, April 14 2019. 23:56 IST