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BJP president Amit Shah welcomes former Uttarakhand chief minister ND Tiwari to party fold

 BJP president Amit Shah welcomes former Uttarakhand chief minister ND Tiwari to party fold

BJP president Amit Shah greets former Uttarakhand chief minister and senior Congress leader, Narayan Dutt Tiwari, who along with son Rohit Shekhar, joined the BJP on Wednesday. PTI Photo

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ND Tiwari, along with his son Rohit Shekhar, joined the BJP, dealing a body blow to the Congress party's chances of retaining power in the hill state. PTI Photo

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The octogenarian Tiwari, considered a leader of considerable clout among the Brahmins of north India, may result in a sizeable voteshare among Brahmins for the BJP. PTI Photo

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Updated Date: Feb 03, 2017 18:48:57 IST