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Will leave if you don't need me: Congress' CM face Captain Amarinder Singh told Rahul Gandhi

DNWEB21774 | 1/10/2017 | Author : Kartikeya Sharma | WC :819

Former Chief Minister and Head of Congress unit in Punjab, Captain Amarinder Singh belongs to the royal family of the erstwhile state of Patiala. On the eve of his party releasing their manifesto in New Delhi, he spoke to DNA on the various aspects of the Punjab poll battle.
Will demonetization affect the upcoming Assembly Elections in Punjab?
Yes absolutely. From around 10700 villages, 7000 are not covered by the banking system. You find long queues in the city and villages. The feeling of bitterness is growing. Punjab has a short fuse and I can certainly tell you that the state will be impacted by demonetization.
In your manifesto, you have mentioned about ending the VVIP culture in Punjab. How will you do it?​
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