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Divya Maderna, the daughter of Mahipal Maderna, who has been in jail since September 2011 in a murder case, has been fielded by the Congress from Osian seat in the upcoming assembly election in Rajasthan.(HT Photo)

BJP, Cong put faith in family, 26 sons and daughters in fray

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Jaipur, Jaipur
UPDATED ON NOV 21, 2018 02:31 PM IST
The Congress and the BJP have together fielded 26 candidates — the Congress 18 and the BJP 8 — to take forward the “legacy” of their leaders — some of whom were ineligible to contest while some wanted their family members to take the plunge into politics.
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