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Ajit Jogi on how he is looking to emerge as a powerful regional force in Chhattisgarh, which has so far been dominated by BJP and Congress
All eyes are on former Chhattisgarh chief minister Ajit Jogi in the run up to the two-phase state polls on 12 and 20 November. The former Congress leader, who quit the party in 2016 to float the Janta Congress Chhattisgarh (J), surprised everyone last month with his announcement of forming a pre-poll alliance with Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP). The former bureaucrat-turned-politician explains in an interview how he was looking to emerge as a powerful regional force in a state, which has so far been dominated by two national parties. Edited excerpts:
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