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SJP fields eunuch in Bihar polls

Anand Mohan Sahay | January 17, 2005 10:19 IST

The former prime minister Chandrashekhar's Samajwadi Janata Party hasfielded a eunuch in the first phase phase of assembly elections for 64 seats on February 3.

"We have fieldedSuresh Hijra from Gaya (town) assembly seat" saidstate SJP chief and former Bihar chief minister Ram Sunder Das.

Suresh Hijra, 40, a political activist , isa knownfigure in Gaya town and enjoys wide support, said Das.

The SJP is the first party to field a eunuch in the state assembly elections.

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Dear Sir, I would ike to thank the SJP for providing an opportunity to enuchs as well. HATS OFF SJP for action rather than words. ...

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