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BJP to win 63-68 seats in first three phases in Bengal: Amit Shah

IndiaTimes Wednesday, 7 April 2021 ()
Polling has been completed in 91 of the 294 assembly seats in the state, which will see five more phases of elections. "The Bharatiya Janata Party estimates that it will surely win 63 to 68 seats in the first three phases of elections and gain a huge lead over the Trinamool Congress, Communists and the Congress," Shah said.
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