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Elections 2019: Ready to Endorse Rahul Gandhi As PM If Congress Supports Delhi Statehood Demand, Says Kejriwal

May 09, 2019 01:44 PM IST India India

Full statehood for the national capital has been a major poll plank of Kejriwal's party in the run-up to the Lok Sabha elections. The AAP manifesto which released last month, was also based on this central theme. Kejriwal's statement assumes significance in the wake of protracted negotiations with the Congress in Delhi and Haryana, which ultimately proved futile. Talks between the two outfits ended on April 18 following prolonged drama after senior leaders from both parties confirmed there was no further scope for it.