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    Congress declares candidates before talks with NCP

    Mumbai: With the overwhelming response to Jan Sangharsh yatra in Western Maharashtra region received from common man and party workers, Congress hurriedly announced candidatures in 13 state assembly constituencies during public rallies before taking Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in confidence. The steps taken by Congress seem to be pressure tactic against NCP, but would become hurdle during seat sharing talks.

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    People will break dahi handi of government’s ‘sins’ in 2019, says Ashok Chavan

    Satara: The opposition Congress tapped the popular festival of ‘Dahi Handi’ being celebrated Monday in Maharashtra to protest against the alleged ‘sins’ of the BJP-led governments in the state and at the Centre. Maharashtra Congress chief Ashok Chavan broke a ‘dahi handi’ (an earthen pot), symbolising the alleged ‘sins’ of the two governments, while leading the protest at Karad here in the state. Party leaders and activists carried banners, having a message that the handi of

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    Maharashtra: Congress launches ‘Jan Sangharsh Yatra’ against BJP government

    Kolhapur: The Congress party today launched its ‘Jan Sangharsh Yatra’ campaign here to highlight the “failures” of the BJP-led central and state governments in fulfilling the promises given to the people. The campaign also aims to convey to the people the solutions that the Congress has to offer. The campaign was launched in the presence of party general secretary in-charge for Maharashtra Mallikarjun Kharge, state Congress chief Ashok Chavan, Opposition Leader in Assembly Radhakrishna Vikhe