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Letter to BS: Cong trying to dislodge Kerala govt over gold smuggling case

However, at the national level, the Co­mmunists back the Congress with the sole intention of trying to dislodge the Bharatiya Janata Party from power at any cost

Congress | Kerala govt | Bharatiya Janata Party

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The in Kerala is trying hard to dislodge the Communist Party of India (Marxist) government in the state over the issue of gold smuggling allegedly in a diplomatic cargo from a Gulf country. However, at the national level, the Co­mmunists back the with the sole intention of trying to dislodge the from power at any cost. During the United Progressive Alliance government’s first stint (2004-09), the Reds supported the from outside until June-July 2008, when they withdrew it due to their opposition to the India-US nuclear deal.



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First Published: Wed, July 29 2020. 23:33 IST