Fearing the move could trigger a rebellion in the ranks and cause trouble ahead of the crucial elections, the party is now re-drawing its strategy with shuffling of the seats being contemplated.
According to highly-placed sources, the BJP has charted out a strategy to field the sitting MLAs low on popularity graph from a different seat.
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