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Kerala Assembly Elections: Can Rahul Gandhi turn the tide for Congress-led UDF?

Financial Express

17/03/2021 - 10:10

In Lok Sabha polls held in 2019, the Congress-led UDF swept the state by winning 19 of 20 parliamentary seats. The Congress alone got 15 seats, highest for the party from any single state — its total tally in parliament is 52.


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