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Urmila meets Pawar, seeks his guidance in LS polls

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

Ahead of polling in for the elections, candidate on Thursday met at his residence here.

Matondkar, who is contesting from Mumbai-North Lok Sabha constituency, held discussions with Pawar for about half-an-hour over the current political scenario.

She exuded confidence that the Maratha strongman's guidance will set her on the path of victory.

"The journey will be towards victory now after receiving guidance from a guru-like and towering personality, honourable Pawar Saheb. Many thanks to him for strengthening my fight," Matondkar tweeted in Marathi after the meeting.

The is entering electoral from the constituency in Mumbai, where she is pitted against BJP's sitting Gopal Shetty, who routed Congress' Sanjay Nirupam in the 2014 polls.

Six seats in will go to polls in the fourth phase of elections on April 29.

As part of their seat-sharing pact for the polls, the has fielded its candidates in five constituencies of Mumbai, while the NCP is contesting in one seat.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Thu, April 11 2019. 14:10 IST