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Vishnu Sadashiv Kokje elected new VHP chief

IANS  |  Gurugram 

Kokje was on Saturday elected the new of the (VHP) brushing aside the challenge posed by the firebrand Pravin Togadia, a official said.

Kokje bagged 131 votes of the National Executive members, while Togadia got a meagre 60, a said in a statement.

The election was held in the government-run guest house located in the upscale and high-security Civil Lines area.

Before casting their votes, the assembled VHP members paid tribute to Dr on the occasion

VHP announced the results.

Meanwhile, the election gave harrowing time to the commuters, especially patients, as the had kept all routes leading to a nearby hospital blocked.

Besides, all routes to the offices of top officials, including Deputy Commissioner, of Police and of Gurugram, among others, had also been blocked.

"I need to reach the on the route, but I was stopped... No one is ready to even give us a reason why we have been stopped," said a person heading to the hospital.

Similar was the case with several other patients and attendants, who were stuck in the

Senior officers were, however, unavailable for comment.



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First Published: Sat, April 14 2018. 22:46 IST