The ruling Trinamool Congress has decided not to field candidates who are over 80-years-old in the upcoming West Bengal Assembly polls. “We have decided not to give seats to octogenarian candidates considering their health,” said Subrata Mukherjee, a minister in Mamata’s Cabinet.
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किस पथ वामपंथ
ममता की तृणमूल और भाजपा के बीच सीधा मुकाबला होने के बावजूद वामपंथी दलों और कांग्रेस के तीसरे मोर्चे को सत्ता हासिल करने के खेल में निर्णायक माना जा रहा
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