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Congress, NCP, Shiv Sena nix plan to meet governor

IndiaTimes Saturday, 16 November 2019
Shiv Sena, Congress and NCP cancelled plans for a joint meeting with Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari to discuss damage to crops in the state following unseasonal rains. Some Congress and NCP leaders admitted that since the tripartite alliance was not yet formal, they decided not to join a delegation with Sena
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