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What does Jitin Prasada's​ Exit From Congress Ahead of 2022 UP Elections Mean?

Jun 10, 2021 12:55 AM IST iVideos iVideos

In a setback for the Congress ahead of the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, former Union minister and party leader Jitin Prasada, who had been disillusioned with the grand old party, switched over to the BJP on June 9.

Prasada, who was also part of the G-23 group in Congress joined the saffron party in the presence of BJP chief JP Nadda after meeting Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal. Here’s an analysis of what his exit from the Congress means.

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