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Rahul Gandhi cancels his public rallies in Bengal due to Covid situation

IndiaTimes Sunday, 18 April 2021 ()
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday suspended his campaign for the West Bengal assembly elections owing to the prevailing Covid-19 situation in the country.
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