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Sonia meets Pawar ahead of Maha poll

DNMUM442776 | 9/11/2019 | Author : Zee Media Newsroom | WC :311 | Politics & Governance

The meeting between two went on for around half-an-hour to check on the preparedness of upcoming election
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A crucial meeting between interim Congress president Sonia Gandhi and party leader Jyotiraditya Scindia was deferred on Tuesday. Sonia, however, held a meeting with Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar in the national capital on Tuesday.
The meeting between Sonia and Pawar, which went on for around half-an-hour, assumes significance as it comes on a day when screening committee is scheduled to meet for the Maharashtra Assembly elections, which is slated to be held later in 2019.
Notably, Scindia was recently chosen to head the Congress screening committee, which comprises five other members, including Mallikarjun Kharge, Balasaheb Thorat and KC Padavi.
The meeting between Sonia Gandhi and Jyotiraditya Scindia
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