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How 'Friendly Fights' Cost SP-Congress Almost 5 Seats

Here are the seats where the BJP was able to steal a march though the SP and Congress together totalled more.


Updated:March 11, 2017, 10:03 PM IST
How 'Friendly Fights' Cost SP-Congress Almost 5 Seats
File photo of Uttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi. (Nizam Ansari/Network18)

Partners Samajwadi Party and Congress were engaged in friendly fights in at least a dozen seats and in at least five of them that cost the alliance dearly.

Here are the seats where the Bharatiya Janata Party was able to steal a march though the Samajwadi Party and Congress together totalled more.



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