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35 political parties failed to win a seat in J&K polls
December 29, 2008 18:12 IST
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While three national parties - Bharatiya Janata Party, Congress and Communist Party of India-Marxist and five regional parties--National Conference, Peoples Democratic Party, Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party, People Democratic Front and J&K Democratic Party National- won 87 seats together, 750 candidates fielded by 35 outfits lost the hustings, the officials said.
The Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party, had fielded the second highest number of 83 candidates, but failed to bag a single seat.
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