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Former Cong MP Mahabal Mishra's supporters protest outside AICC for his candidature

Former Cong MP Mahabal Mishra's supporters protest outside AICC for his candidature

New Delhi, Apr 21 (UNI) Even though Congress is yet to finalise candidates for all seven Lok Sabha seats in Delhi, former party MP Mahabal Mishra's supporters gathered in front of the AICC headquarters here and raised slogans in a bid to mount pressure to ensure a ticket for him.

Mishra's supporters in large numbers gathered outside the Congress headquarters demanding ticket from the seat he had contested and won earlier.

Slogans like 'Purvanchal ka samman nahi, Congress ko vote nahi' (If there is not respect for Purvanchal, there will be no vote for Congress) were raised by Mishra's supporters at the AICC main gate.

Protestors demanded that no outsider should be fielded from West Delhi other than Mr Mishra.

Supporters of former legislator Rajkumar Chauhan ptotested demanding Congress ticket from North West Delhi. They also protested outside Congress President Rahul Gandhi's house here.

According to party sources, Congress has started finalising the names of candidates for all seven seats in Delhi.

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