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‘One nation, one poll’, Shikhar Dhawan out and AES death toll rises
Yesterday, to gather support for the ‘one nation, one poll’ idea, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had invited the presidents of all political parties having representatives in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha to New Delhi. But several of them, including Congress, skipped the meeting. For our first segment, Avishek Dastidar joins us to talk about the meeting and to discuss the pro and cons of ‘one nation, one poll’ idea. Next, as Shikhar Dhawan is ruled out of the remainder of the World Cup due to an injury, Daksh Panwar talks about what Dhawan’s absence will mean for the Indian Team and its chances at the World Cup. Last, the Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) outbreak has now killed over 120 children in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur district.
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