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Gujarat local body election results: BJP reigns supreme, Congress slides as AAP rises

IndiaTimes Tuesday, 2 March 2021
The counting for the Gujarat local body elections on Tuesday has thrown up almost the same results as those of the municipal corporation polls declared last week. While the BJP has held on to its dominant position, Congress has lost immense ground. On the other hand, the Delhi-ruling AAP has made entry into the home state of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union home minister Amit Shah.
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