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Election Epicentre: 2019 Fight Will Be A Reverse 1971 Election, Says Arun Jaitley

Mar 16, 2019 09:54 AM IST India India

Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday derided opposition unity and asserted that Narendra Modi would return as Prime Minister after defeating the grand alliance, just like Indira Gandhi had done in 1971. He highlighted how a similar scenario of a grand alliance vs one prime national leader emerged in 1971 - where Indira Gandhi faced off against the National Democratic Front...and the history has it that crushing the grand alliance Indira Gandhi roared back to power with 352 seats - Arun Jaitley says 2019 will be a reverse 1971 - where Modi - the most powerful and popular national leader of India - takes on what he calls a 'visionless coalition of rivals' - the big question emerges - will history repeat itself? lets listen in to the Finance minister and then i will bring in the guests.