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PM congratulates Nitish Kumar

November 22, 2005 16:22 IST

Prime Minister Manmohan Singhon Tuesdaycalled Bihar chief ministerial candidate Nitish Kumar and congratulated him on the Janata Dal (United)-Bharatiya Janata Party combine's electoral victoryand assured him of the Centre's support to the state.

Addressing a press conferencein Delhi, along with National Democratic Alliance convenor George Fernandes, Kumar also made it clear that he was against any politics of confrontation.

"Dr Singh has congratulated me and assured Centre's full cooperation for Bihar under the new leadership," he said.

Complete coverage: Bihar elections

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Sir, I have always admired PM Sardar Manmohan Singh. Now this act of his congratulating arch political rival Nitish Kumar furthers my respect to the ...

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