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Will step down if asked: Sheila Dikshit


New Delhi: Congress party’s chief ministerial candidate for Uttar Pradesh Sheila Dikshit on Monday said that she will step down if asked to.

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Her remarks came amid talks of the Congress likely entering into an alliance with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav’s Samajwadi Party to fight the assembly elections.

“If I am asked to step down then I will do it… there can’t be two chief ministerial candidates,” Dikshit told news channels while commenting on Akhilesh Yadav getting the ‘cycle’ symbol from the Election Commission (EC).