PA Sangma's daughter Agatha meets Pawar, offers to quit Govt

PA Sangma's daughter Agatha meets Pawar, offers to quit Govt

Mumbai : India | Jul 23, 2012 at 4:45 AM PDT
Source: Daily News & Analysis
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Agatha Sangma, who had campaigned for her father P A Sangma in the Presidential polls, today offered to quit as Minister of State for Rural Development. NCP sources said that Agatha met party chief Sharad Pawar ahead of a meeting of the party leaders and expressed her readiness to quit the Government.... FULL ARTICLE AT Daily News & Analysis
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