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Himachal polls: Virbhadra's sister-in-law Jyoti Sen joins BJP

Press Trust of India  |  Shimla 

Ahead of the Assembly polls in Himachal Pradesh, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh's sister-in- Sen and some other relatives joined the today, party sources said.

Along with Sen, Singh's brothers-in-Veer Vikram Sen, Prithvi Vikram Sen also formally joined the along with their supporters in the presence of the party's state in charge Mangal Pandey.

Sen had unsuccessfully contested the 2012 assembly elections from Kasumpti as an independent.

"People from different walks of life are joining the as they are influenced by the progressive and developmental policies of the party," Pandey said on the occasion.

He claimed that the BJP is all set to win more than 50 seats in the 68 seat assembly.

Assembly elections in will be held in a single phase on November 9.

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First Published: Thu, October 12 2017. 22:57 IST