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Assembly Election 2022 LIVE Updates: AAP cancels rallies in poll-bound UP amid rising COVID-19 cases

In a major security lapse, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday was stuck on a flyover in Punjab for nearly 20 minutes. The incident occurred after his convoy was blocked by a group of protesters, mostly farmers.

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New Delhi Updated on: January 06, 2022 23:54 IST
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Assembly Election 2022 LIVE UPDATES: The Aam Aadmi Party has decided to cancel its rallies in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh in view of the spurt in coronavirus cases, senior party leader Sanjay Singh said on Thursday. The party will instead hold virtual rallies in the state, he said. The party had announced that it would contest all 403 seats in Uttar Pradesh. Apart from the AAP, the Congress has also cancelled all its rallies in the state due to the rising Covid cases and would instead go for small gatherings by organising nukkad nataks and door-to-door campaigns.

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