Congress threatens action against rebels

In a bid to keep its flock together, the Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee president J.P. Agrawal on Wednesday appealed to the party’s rebel candidates to withdraw from the fray and extend support to the official Congress candidates instead. “If the rebel candidates do not withdraw in favour of the official candidates, the party will take strict disciplinary action against them, including expulsion from the party for six years,” said Mr. Agrawal. —Staff Reporter

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