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If Nitish Kumar ever fights elections without coalition, he wouldn't even get seats in double digits: Tejashwi Yadav

IndiaTimes Tuesday, 8 September 2020 ()
If Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal (United) fought the Bihar Assembly elections alone it wouldn't be able to get seats even in double digits, claimed Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav on Tuesday.
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