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Shatrughan Sinha likely to be replaced by Ravi Shankar Prasad

According to the information received from reports on Saturday, The Bharatiya Janata Party is ready to drop sitting MP Shatrughan Sinha from Patna Sahib and is expected to replace him by Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad.

The Union minister’s name was discussed in the party’s Central election committee in New Delhi that was attended by chief of the party Amit Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. It is known how Shatrughan Sinha has been critical of BJP’s top leadership on several occasions before.

Reportedly, deliberations were carried out till late in the night and the name of Rahya Sabha MP RK Sinha was discussed too for the Patna Sahib seat. The meeting was also attended by other senior leaders including deputy chief Minister of Bihar Sushil Modi and Bihar BJP unit chief Nityanand Rai.

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