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RLD very much part of SP-BSP alliance: Ajit Singh

IANS  |  Lucknow 

The (RLD) on Friday said that it was very much a part of the upcoming alliance between the (BSP) and the

Ajit Singh, however, said that the seat sharing formula for the Lok Sabha polls was yet to be decided.

Informed sources said the RLD, which is predominantly a western party, with considerable following among Jats and farmers, is seeking Baghpat, Kairana and Muzaffarnagar constituencies.

However, the SP and BSP are reluctant to give it more than two seats.

Asked if the was not a part of the alliance, said this had to be decided by the SP and BSP.

RLD did not win any seat in the 2014 Lok Sabha election.

RLD candidate Tabassum Hasan, however, won from Kairana in western in a Lok Sabha by-election.

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First Published: Fri, January 11 2019. 16:30 IST
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