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HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  Patiala, April 29, 2014
First Published: 18:32 IST(29/4/2014) | Last Updated: 18:41 IST(29/4/2014)
  • Preneet Kaur and Capt Amarinder Singh from the Congres party are the only couple, in the country, contesting Lok Sabha elections from Patiala and Amritsar respectively.
  • Dharamvir Gandhi, AAP candidate, is a first timer and a practicing doctor.
  • Preneet Kaur, is striving to hold the fort in Patiala, a seat she has represented in the Lok Sabha for the past three terms.
  • Preneet is facing tough competition from her one-time aide Deepinder Singh Dhillon (SAD-BJP), who turned rebel in the 2012 assembly elections after being denied the Congress ticket and later joined the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD).
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