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Kanhaiya Kumar raises Rs 70 lakh through crowd funding, Atishi Rs 61.7 lakh

New Delhi: CPI candidate from Begusarai Kanhaiya Kumar has raised the highest amount of over Rs 70 lakh through crowd funding for Lok Sabha elections while Atishi, AAP candidate from Delhi East, has raised over Rs 61 lakh so far, according an online crowd funding platform. Kumar, who will be a candidate in the fourth […]

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Nitish campaigns for Giriraj, against Kanhaiya

Patna:  Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday sought votes for firebrand BJP leader and Union Minister Giriraj Singh, who is contesting the Lok Sabha election from Begusarai in Bihar against former JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar of CPI. Nitish Kumar, the Janata Dal-United (JD-U) President, appealed to voters to support Giriraj Singh at an […]

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Jignesh Mewani, Hardik Patel to campaign for Kanhaiya

Patna: Gujarat Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani on Wednesday said he and Hardik Patel will campaign for former JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar, who is contesting from the Begusarai Lok Sabha seat in Bihar. “Hardik Patel and I will campaign for Kanhaiya Kumar. Several people across the country will visit Begusarai to campaign for him,” Mevani […]

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CPI fields Kanhaiya Kumar against BJP’s Giriraj Singh from Begusarai seat

Patna: The CPI on Sunday formally announced it will field former Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union (JNUSU) President Kanhaiya Kumar from Begusarai in Bihar to contest the Lok Sabha elections. State CPI Secretary Satyanarayan Singh said here: “Kanhaiya will be the CPI candidate from Begusarai.” The announcement came two days after the Grand Alliance of […]

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Delhi Police questioned for filing JNU chargesheet without sanction

New Delhi :  A court here on Saturday asked the city police why has it filed a chargesheet against former Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student leaders Kanhaiya Kumar and nine others in a sedition case without receiving the sanction from competent authority. “Why did you file (the chargesheet) without approval? You don’t have a legal […]